Tag Archives: Expenditures

The Most Dangerous Store in the World: Save money, Live Better? Not Here!

I just got back from a trip to the most dangerous store in the world.  This store is supposed to help us Save Money and Live Better, but I find it is the most dangerous place for me to go … Continue reading

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Unemployed Domestic Goddess in Training and All the Notions That Go With It!

My training to become a Domestic Goddess will go into overdrive today.  My new first sewing machine is “On [UPS] Vehicle for Delivery Today”.  At least that is what they say when I enter in the tracking number.  You can … Continue reading

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Preparing for Unemployment (or the Unexpected)? Get Rid of Your DEBT!

When people ask how we have survived unemployment, I let them know that we prepared for the unexpected.  Part of that preparation was making sure we weren’t in debt.  We had to teach this principle to our Financial Provident Living … Continue reading

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Becoming Domesticated, Unemployed Style.

When I was a teenager, I made fun of all the goody-two-shoes-mommies out there canning their tomatoes and peaches while sewing the drapes for their living room and vacuuming all at the same time (and humming a happy little tune … Continue reading

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