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How to deal with stress?

I feel like if my husband summed me up in one word, that word would be stressed. I don’t handle stress really well. I’m not someone who can just let things go. He doesn’t let much get to him, I, on the other hand, let everything get to me. If I’m not stressing about our […]

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Adventures in cleaning!

So, the kids have basically taken over the house. My goal is to take at least some of it back! Before we built our house, we lived in a 3 bedroom apartment–it was a decent size for an apartment & when it was just 3 of us, space wasn’t an issue so much. Our son […]

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Let’s talk about money…

How do other families do it? My husband has a good job–a great job, some would argue. I’m a stay at home mom. I talk about getting back into the workforce when both kids are in school, but that’s still 3 years away. I used to have an Etsy shop that did well. I still […]

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This is where we start…

So, this is all new for me. I’m not someone who usually shares much about my life–unless you happen to be close family/friends. My Facebook profile consists of a few updates on my kids each year–today’s equivalent of the lengthy Christmas letters my mom used to get when I was a kid. Other than that, […]

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