Should I Buy a Home Warranty


Disclosure: I received compensation on behalf of American Home Shields for this post but all opinions expressed here are mine. Should I Buy a Home Warranty I have a little story to tell. It is a story that has drama, excitement, despair, hope, and a happy ending. The ending could have been horrible if it wasn't for one saving grace. I was having a particularly good day. I pop some clothes in the wash. I put the dishes in the dishwasher. I loaded all three children in the car and they even had ...

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How to Become a Successful Business Woman

5 Habits of a Successful Female Entrepreneur

How to Become a Successful Business Woman I have had a lot of people ask me how to be a successful business woman. It's hard to balance being mom, wife, and business owner and then throw in the teacher, school board member, soccer mom, friend, cook, baker, plans maker, and the list goes on. Do I think it is harder for women to be successful? The answer is two-fold, but I do believe it is more difficult to be successful as a female. I still believe stereotypes exist. I also know that women ...

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Easy Laundry Hacks


ARM & HAMMER™ plus OxiClean™ Power PAKS I am sure you can relate this is why I hate laundry. 1) Even though my kids have a laundry basket, they do not use it 2) Laundry is never ending unless you are a nudist you will always have another load 3) We can't seem to keep our socks together, so we have a sock bag 4) When my husband does the laundry that is almost always, he is men clean. He does so on the dining room table. We now call it the laundry table. Yes, we do have a ...

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How to Achieve Financial Freedom?

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This is a sponsored post written by me on behalf of Chase Freedom. All opinions are 100% mine. How to Achieve Financial Freedom? Do you have a goal when it comes to your financial life? We have one; we want to retire by 50. Is it possible? The truth is by making smart decisions and putting our money to work, we believe we can do it. With the "making your money work for you" concept in mind, I’d like to share this trick. It’s easy and free. Chase Freedom recently launched the Chase Freedom ...

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Relationship Advice

Relationship Advice

Relationship Advice: List of Demands Hi, Friends- Over the past couple of weeks, we have had a theme to our chats, and it has been conscience of our choices and the impact they have on others. I do think it is important to think about others, but it is important to take care of yourself. I am known for being demanding. I used to think that was a bad thing but then if you look at what I demand it is really what everyone should demand of the people around them. I know demand has a negative ...

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Get Organized with Marie Kondo and Ebay Valet

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Disclosure: This is a sponsored post on behalf of eBay and The Motherhood . All thoughts and opinions expressed in this post are my own, and I hope you enjoy them. Get Organized with Marie Kondo and Make Money with eBay Valet We have been talking about me a lot. I told you I am working on my mind, body, and spirit. I am also working on creating a space of my own. I find that my life is cluttered with responsibilities and stuff. I have so much stuff I can't see what is important. This need ...

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Real Advice Gal Life Hacks

Real Advice Gal Real Life Hacks use a cupcake liner to catch melting popscicle messes

Real Advice Gal Life Hacks Real life can be messy, tricky, and sometimes down right tough. So we are sharing our Real Gal Advice for making life a little less messy, a little bit easier, and a lot more fun. Check back often for our favorite tips, tricks, and life hacks. No need to buy microwave popcorn. Here's a super cheap and easy Healthy Homemade Microwave Popcorn tip. Use a cupcake pan liners to catch drips from melting popsicles. ...

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5 Ways to Make Money From Home

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Get Paid Quick - 5 Ways to Make Money From Home  Get Paid Quick Do you want to stay home? I work from home and I have for the last ten years. I have figured out a way to add to our household income without leaving my home. I sometimes think I have lost my sanity because working at home is often a lot on top of being a parent. I happen to have a very frugal husband and I have a Kate Spade problem. I have however figured out a way to find Kate Spade Cheap and I also figured out a way to make ...

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Get More out of Your Amazon Prime

Getting the most out of your Amazon Prime

When you log into your  Amazon Prime account does your welcome screen look like mine? Are you getting everything you can out of your Amazon Prime Membership? I am or should I say was only using 2 out of 5 Prime benefits umm that is only 40%. What?!? Not cool...If you are not using all of your Prime benefits like me than you need to fix it just like I did. Do you take a ton of pictures with your phone? Of course you do! Ever try to get them off your phone and onto your computer or some ...

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Back to School Teacher’s Discounts

Back to School Teacher's Discounts

Back to School Teacher's Discounts It's that time of year and many people are getting ready for back to school. One group of people are probably out there spending more than even the most last-minute school supply shopping mom: teachers. Teachers have more shopping to do at this time of year than anyone else. So below we have listed some great Back to School Teacher's Discounts that are just for them! ...

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