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Saying “No” is often where we need to start when our life feels nothing short of a crazy Willy Wonka ride. When you feel yourself trying to keep up with just your daily activities, then maybe you need to start saying “No”. This could mean saying no to responsibilities you’ve committed to, to expectations you have on yourself (ouch!), to piling on more activities, to keeping a house 100% clean, to finishing an unattainable project, etc… If you...

How to Buy the Best Crib Mattress

Having a safe place to sleep for your baby is very important. You have to have exactly and only what you need in the crib, including good crib sheets, a solid crib, and a good crib mattress. It seems easier than it is to purchase a safe crib mattress, and you might need some pointers to help you along the way. This guide will help you pick a great mattress that will keep baby sleeping safely all night long! The Types of Crib Mattresses There are two basic types of crib mattresses,...

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In wanting to live more frugally and wise in the way we spend our money, I recently embarked on a freezer cooking journey that I would like share. I loved it! I had done this once before with friends and loved it so much that I wanted to make it a regular part of my meal planning. The site I used is called Once A Month Mom. It’s great because it does all the work for you. There are meal plans for each month and are usually seasonal, featuring produce that is in season. A...