How we came to have perfect strangers helping us make our dreams come true

Five years ago, I had been married two years, and was scrimping and saving every dime from my husband’s meager student stipend and my new grad nursing paycheck. I worked extra shifts and took a three month traveling nursing job 2 hours away. We were young, we were motivated, and at times it was extremely hard but it was also fun. Our dream was to … Continue reading How we came to have perfect strangers helping us make our dreams come true

How I broke free from America’s most common addiction: Spending

Whether you realize it or not every time a purchase is made you get a little rush and a small amount of endorphins are released. According to my friends, I am very frugal and my family and I have a budget that we stick to. I didn’t think I had a problem with spending and I definitely didn’t think I had an addiction. We recently … Continue reading How I broke free from America’s most common addiction: Spending

My Genius Idea that kept a two year old busy on 8 separate flights

We live in Prescott Arizona and have family in Oklahoma and Kentucky so that means for Christmas we will fly a total 8 separate legs. My son is 23 months and my daughter is 6 months old. That means we can still fly for free with my son for one more day, but we aren’t able to sit in the same isle due to only … Continue reading My Genius Idea that kept a two year old busy on 8 separate flights