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Protein Packed Pancakes

April 23, 2014 – 6:36 am |

SSCN4732Hey guys, head on over to Backyard Chicken Guide today and try this AWESOME recipe for healthy (yes, I said “healthy”!) and delicious pancakes.  Don’t like/can’t eat syrup?  Try some Organic Blue Agave.

Extreme Things We’ve Done to Save Money While Getting out of Debt

April 21, 2014 – 6:22 am | 83 Comments
Extreme Things We’ve Done to Save Money While Getting out of Debt

If you’re looking to get out of an extreme amount of debt, you’re likely going to have to take some extreme cost-cutting measures to save money and reach your debt free goal.  We haven’t yet …

The Smart Way to Take Out a Car Loan

April 20, 2014 – 9:31 pm | 12 Comments
The Smart Way to Take Out a Car Loan

There seems to be a lot of chatter these days in the personal finance world on whether or not car loans are good or bad.  When we first started on our journey to financial freedom, …

Best Personal Finance Articles and Other Stuff

April 19, 2014 – 8:03 am | 23 Comments
Best Personal Finance Articles and Other Stuff

Happy Saturday, and happy Easter weekend, my friends!!  You may or may not believe this, but we got another foot of snow this week.  I’d show you a pic, but what’s the point?  You’ve seen …

How a Family of Six Keeps Healthcare Costs Low: Part 2

April 18, 2014 – 9:33 pm | 9 Comments
How a Family of Six Keeps Healthcare Costs Low: Part 2

Roughly a year ago, I wrote an article on how our family keeps healthcare costs down.  Among the tips? Eating well, practicing good safety tips (such as wearing bike helmets), and knowing when to rest …

Our “A-ha” Money Moment

April 16, 2014 – 12:00 am | 72 Comments
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Once again, in honor of Financial Literacy Month, we’ve teamed up with our good friend Shannon from over at The Heavy Purse, and a long list of others who are committed to promoting financial literacy …

What’s Stopping You From Pursuing Financial Freedom?

April 14, 2014 – 7:10 am | 61 Comments
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One of the things that’s seriously on my heart these days is the seeming inability of so many who are deep, deep in debt to be able to take that first step to get …

Garden 2014 Update

April 11, 2014 – 7:09 am | 47 Comments
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So, remember at the beginning of the year, I had listed as one of our goals that we would not be nearly as slackerish this year on our veggie garden as we were last year?  …

Motivation: Words of Wisdom From Paul Milligan

April 8, 2014 – 1:14 am | 38 Comments
Motivation: Words of Wisdom From Paul Milligan

Hey, friends!!  This is a post I wrote a bit over a year ago that has some information that was super motivating and helpful to Rick and I as we began our “getting out of …

Frugal Fajitas Recipe

April 7, 2014 – 5:03 am | 42 Comments
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If you’re a Mexican food fan, there’s nothing like a sizzling plate of fajitas to get your mouth watering.  It’s easy to find a good fajitas recipe, and by using frugal tricks, you can make …

Best Personal Finance Articles for the Week Ending 4/5/14

April 5, 2014 – 8:09 am | 20 Comments
Best Personal Finance Articles for the Week Ending 4/5/14

 
 
 
 
 
I know – it’s been forever since I did a best PF articles post.  It’s been WAY too busy around here with lots of stuff.   All good stuff, but we are in definite need of …