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Quick After School Bites

Between carpool, homework, sports and other activities, it can be tough to fit in an after-school snack to hold the kids over until dinner. But with a few tricks up your sleeve, you can give them what they need in no time.

4 Ways Singleness Is Harder Than Marriage (And 4 Helpful Tips!)

Singleness is overwhelming, frustrating at times, intimidating, tiring, and very often isolating. There are many joys that come from living an independent lifestyle, too, but I often wonder if marriage would be harder than singleness, or if being on my own is actually as difficult as it daily can feel...

BEAUTY REGIMENS THAT WON’T BREAK THE BANK

 When it comes to looking your best, it’s easy to spend a fortune. With manicures, pedicures, hair stylist appointments and facials, you can quickly run through your budget. Here are a few tricks to save money while looking great... 

Trusting God With Your Child

For those parents struggling to know whether to send their children to public school or home-school - you're not alone.  Here's one parent's candid skirmish with God on what to do - and His surprising response!

How to Find Hidden Bargains

There’s a reason we call it bargain hunting. It’s because great deals must be found, they don’t find YOU. But it’s easy to discover bargains...

Sleeplessness Leads to Weight Gain

Believe it or not, lack of adequate sleep can manifest in all sorts of maladies—from a weakened immune system to an increased risk of cancer.

But today, I want to talk about one risk in particular - weight gain!

Save Money on School Supplies

If you find the new school year throws your finances out of balance, try these tips to help bring "back to school" back within your budget.

The Back to School Sweepstakes

Ok, so maybe you don't know where school will be held yet this year (at home or at your local school), but you DO know back to school is expensive!  So let us help...
Enter the Back To School Sweepstakes - with the largest prizes we've ever offered for this promotion! You could to win $2,500 in cash for school expenses, plus an additional $2,500 for your school! 

Good-for-You Sweet Treats

While eating healthy and enjoying sweets seldom go hand-in-hand, here are some compromises that can allow for SOME guilt-free indulgences: No Bake Salted Caramel Bars, Cherry Garcia Ice Cream and Fruit Tarts!

Help! My Husband Isn't Prince Charming Anymore

When you’re dating and falling in love, it’s easy to see your guy as Prince Charming and nothing else.  Yet every couple eventually comes to the realization they are mere mortals.  The butterflies flutter away.  The heart stops beating wildly at the sight of your mate.  You might wonder "where did my Prince Charming go?" 

Instead of asking this, try these three questions instead...

Emotionally Preparing Your Children for Back-to-School Season

Between sheltering-in-place, online learning and time away from friends, many children will need a little extra support as they head back to school this fall.  
Here are some tips to help you emotionally prepare your children to return to school with confidence, optimism and excitement.

The Real Reason We Don't Forgive

We remain in chains of emotional bondage to those we refuse to forgive. By withholding forgiveness we are saying "You will never be able to make this right." But what we are ultimately saying is: "I will always hold onto this pain."
Learn how to finally forgive others who have wronged you.

6 Ways to Know God's Will for Your Life

I often think to myself, "I just want to know God's will for my life." But what I really want to know is the future.  But God is not obliged to show us what lies around the corner.

When you wonder what God’s will is, here are 6 ways to help point the way....

Keeping Up with the Joneses

One of the paradoxically dumb things we do is to destroy our finances by buying garbage we can’t afford to make ourselves appear wealthy.

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