May 2016

Budget, Grocery Shopping, Money Smarts, Teens and Moms /

Pantry Must Have

 If you are watching what you spend your money on and are on a budget, you need these items in your pantry. It saves you from going to the store and that’s means more money in the bank account for you.1. Bread2. Butter3. Chocolate drink try Milo, Nesquick4. Powdered milkAll these items are in my pantry. It is the reason you won’t have to go to the store on Wednesday night once your pantry is raided by teenage boys and they all scream hunger.It is a tried and tested method by…

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Print your grocery and household coupons here 5/25/2016

Coupons for Kellogg’s cereal are now available, grab yours here.// Coupons powered by Coupons.comMore coupons hereCoupons powered by Coupons.com…

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Fashion and Beauty, Teens and Moms /

#Modesty – For Girls and Women

As women and girls, we need to dress in such a way that we don’t use the power we have from God to ruin our own lives. When we dress provocatively, nipples showing and butt all out then you are using the power you have over the opposite sex and the result may not always be good. I can’t tell you what to wear, but I will say most women learn to dress modestly, it is not something they are born with. Celebrities dress to impress and we are not talking about them here.As a conservative christian…

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Celebrity Fashion, Events, Fashion and Beauty, Loving Life, Money Smarts /

Celebrities save smart and barefoot is good too

 In 2012, Celebitchy did an article on Julia Roberts that they referenced from the Enquirer. I love the article, as I step out with a blog on living styled by shopping being MoneySmart using deals, discounts, consignment stores and Goodwill – o yes! I thrift. I love the article from Celebitchy, even the celebrities know how saving money by going to the thrift store is smart.Don’t you just love her? I watched Pretty Girl… her quirky smile got me.  Anyways, I had this article ready to post today on saving money at Goodwill, in sync with the article…

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Loving Life /

Why Mother’s Day was Quiet

My Mothers day was a quiet one. The week before I somehow caught the flu and was on a Tamiflu for 5 days, I kept getting and feeling worse day after day and finally got better on Tuesday.Single parent households still have to show up even when sick putting in time with the kids; one child had to go to outdoor education camp, my older had two basketball training and a tournament. Being sick and still running errands was hard because I did not taking time to rest, I took time off work for a day only. I did…

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Mother’s Day

Happy Mother’s Day to All Moms ( and Dad’s that are Mom’s too)A Mother cannot be forgotten, so don’t take her for granted.They may change, they may choose sides.They may grow old and forget who they once were.They are our sisters,  our friends,  our neighbors,  our in-laws,  our aunts and nieces.They are the enemies,  the haters,  the diva’s, the pilferers, the ones with bad words and the last word.But a mother can never forget and they cannot be forgotten.Instead let’s be united, let’s lift up and…

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