Take Back Your Finances #8: Find This Months 2% Cut

We are now up to week #8 on our Take Back Your Finances 52-Week Challenge! It’s an exciting week because it is another week where we will be taking a giant baby step that will turn into long term positive financial impact!  Well, you are probably wondering what it is? Remember back on week #3 when you created your… 

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Chunky Guacamole Recipe

We must say, guacamole is one of our absolute favorite foods EVER! We love to buy the big family bags of tortilla chips strips from Costco for cheap and can snack and make meals out of this $3 bag for a whole week, especially for quick lunches – healthier nachos with black beans, fresh tomatoes… 

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Thrifty Thursday Link Party #38

Welcome back to the Thrifty Thursday link party! This party continues to grow each week and we love seeing all the new things you link up. Be sure to spread the word about the party because more links = more exposure for everyone. Take a look at some of the most popular projects from last… 

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How to Remove Pee and Urine from Couch (Works for Mattresses too!)

Ok, it happens… whether you have toddlers or pets, pee happens! It’s annoying, it’s frustrating and it seems to ruin the day and perhaps seems to feel like it’s ruined your furniture. Well, we had one of those days a few days ago. Our toddler was exhausted from a busy morning, came home and fell… 

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Free Disney Big Hero 6 DVD Movie Through 2/28/15 – Limited Stock

We are so excited to see the hot free Disney movie offer again this year! This exact deal was available through Walmart last year, but for the ever popular Frozen movie. Well, this year, you can get the same FREE DVD deal from Walmart on this year’s popular Disney movie – Big Hero 6. Even… 

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Cold Weather and Winter Vacation Packing List Free Printable

We have another free printable available for you! This one is a list of the necessities for packing for a cold-weather trip – the winter trip! So, if you want a quick checklist to help you make sure you don’t forget anything, then you can download and print this packing checklist for your purposes. It… 

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Homemade Cauliflower Bacon Chowder Recipe

Yummo! Cauliflower is awesome. We love it and try to eat it often as it is so good for you! We use it as a half replacement to pastas quite a bit. But it can get a little boring otherwise, especially for the little ones in the house that get tired of the same ol’,… 

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Take Back Your Finances #7: Monthly Budget Goals and Planning

Design Option #1 How are things going in your neck of the woods?  Well, more importantly, how are your financial challenges going?  We are now on the 7th week and challenge and we have already done many things to help get us on the right track. First off, we are heading into the fourth week of… 

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Join Now for Our Upcoming 90-Day Weight & Health Challenge

Disclaimer: To prepare for this challenge, I (Alex) started this challenge about 30 days ago.  Since then I have lost just over 20 pounds, have gained energy and don’t feel exhausted all the time.  I know this sounds like an infomercial but its true!  I share this to help give you some hope that maybe this… 

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