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Why We Make Our Kids Share Bedrooms, Even Though We Have Enough Rooms For Them To Each Have Their Own

When I was little, I shared a room with my sister until I was about seven years old. While sharing a room, we got along ok, about as good as any siblings could. However, when we moved into our new big (4,000 sq ft) house, where we each had our own bedroom. We no longer …

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Our Results, Before And After Power Raking Our Lawn

This past spring our lawn was looking like garbage! It had brown and yellow spots galore and no matter how much I watered it (I was being obsessive about it too), it still looked the same. The only difference was, of course, wasting so much time, water, and our water bill went up significantly… YIKES! …

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My Top 3 Reasons, That Have Nothing To Do With Camping, To Buy A Camping Trailer

 The more kids I have, the more anxious I get about emergency preparedness.  To me, getting a trailer for this reason is a no-brainer. I’m always thinking about what I would do if                               fill in the blank with a worst case scenario …

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Some Things to Consider When Purchasing a Home

I’m apologizing in advance for such a long-winded post. I generally try to keep it short and sweet but this topic demands many more words than my usual.  Before I  start, I’m going to give you a little bit of back story so that you understand where my experience with this subject comes from.  In September …

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Here’s How To Save 10% Off Your Next Purchase at Lowe’s, if You’ve Got a Move In The Near Future.

Lately I’ve been in the habit of doing a google search, before I buy anything, to see if I can find a coupon to print or a discount code to use online. It usually pays off a little, but I was pleasantly surprised to come across this handy feature that Lowes.com has. If you are moving, …

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