Renovation Survival 101: First Draft Budgeting

Like everything about the renovation my husband and I are doing, our budget has undergone multiple versions, revisions, reworkings, and surprises.

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5 Reasons To Start Budgeting

Budgeting is my nemesis, friends.

I do enjoy sitting down with a nice clean spreadsheet and calculating our household expenses and determining where every last cent of our income should be going, but it’s the maintaining of the budget that’s the challenge.

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Top 5 Reasons to Become a Sunrider IBO

I know what you’re thinking.

You’re thinking “Ugh, she’s going to try to sell me something.”

Well, you’re not totally wrong, but you’re not totally right either. Would I like you to consider what I’m offering? Sure! But the choice is yours. All I’m doing is supplying you with information. It’s up to you to decide what to do with it.

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Why The Blogging Life Chose Me

You would not believe the number of times I get the question: “So, what do you do?”

We all get this question. It’s an old, reliable conversation starter when you’re meeting new people and the conversation starts to lag. I usually get it right after I’ve finished explaining why my husband’s job keeps us away from home so often. Suddenly it occurs to people that I seem to have a lot of time to just up and follow my husband off to who-knows-where.

I’m lucky enough to have an opportunity to build my business and become self-employed, but as soon as I say “I’m in Network Marketing and Blogging”,  I see eyes glaze over. Or, I get a confused “Why?”

Well, I’ll tell you why.

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5 Reasons to Start Menu Planning

We all struggle with that eternal question: “What’s for dinner?”

Perhaps, like me, you’ve experienced that mind-numbing frustration of standing in front of your fridge with out a single inspired idea on what to cook for supper. So you turn to your spouse or child and ask them what they want to eat and get nothing but a disinterested “I dunno” back.

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