3 Reasons Poor People Don’t Like Fruits and Vegetables You Might Not Know!

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I’m so tired of people acting like being poor automatically makes you a frozen pizza eating, Twinkie-huffing heifer that bathes Read More →

Housing Counselors Are Confusing

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Yesterday we went downtown with the youngest to visit the housing counselors that are supposed to be helping us get Read More →

April Net Worth & Budget Update (a twofer!)

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I know last time I made this two posts, but really that’s just kind of delaying the inevitable. This month Read More →

Playing Hooky From School to Go Shopping and Other Things

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Oh, y’all, that last blog post I wrote when I had a pinched nerve in my shoulder kept me down Read More →

My Husband. My Love. My Bricklayer.

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Let me warn you right off the bat, this one gets sappy. The main point I’m trying to get across Read More →

Happy Week Ahead Even If I Hate Sunday Night

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I’m starting out a little mopey tonight. If you don’t want to hear about it just skip to the next Read More →

Charter Schools, Shoes, Backpacks, and iPhones with Net10

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We have a charter school in my area. It didn’t exist with my oldest, but I tried to get my Read More →

I Am A Thrift Store Savant

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I can say savant, right? That’s not an insult? I’m never sure. There are so many groups lobbying for so Read More →

DMV Data Breach! Time to Destroy the Credit Cards?

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So, about this California DMV credit card data breach, huh? (That link goes to the Krebs on Security blog, which is now my Read More →

How and Why One Mom Started Vaping (an e-cigarette love story)

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After re-reading this post for typos and grammar, I feel it sounds like an advertisement or “sponsored” post for vaping Read More →