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Obsessions

Earlier this week my husband and I had a discussion that messed with my mind some. It was about my obsessions. I tend to go through interests fairly regularly. I’ll get interested in one thing for a while to the … Continue reading

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Backing off a little

I read Rich Dad, Poor Dad and thought it had some super points in it. I got sparked a little bit and started telling my husband about personal corporations, and investment properties, and things like that. I worried him a little. … Continue reading

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Rich Dad, Poor Dad

I am VERY late to this party (like, a decade), but I have started reading the book. While the financials might be out of date, the theory might be pretty good. And, it is so far. He is a Capitalist … Continue reading

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Post 401- a book of course

Wow. my 401st post. I’ve been at this a while apparently. And yes, I was up at 3:30 this morning, how did you know? Ugh! So, my kids are ready for school. All except a protractor for the older one. I … Continue reading

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Books (mine and others’)

I got an Amazon gift card from my parents recently and I just spent it. Social entrepreneurship and how to start a small business books. I probably am not going to do it (at least not yet), but I’m quite … Continue reading

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Start Something That Matters

Oh My Socks! This book by Blake Mycoskie (the founder of TOMS shoes) is amazing so far. It’s inspiring and also a guide to starting something of your own that matters – whatever that may be. A nonprofit, a business, … Continue reading

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Books and spending

I have been a very bad girl. I found some money in our check register where I’d double entered a largish amount and we promptly went out and spent it. Ugh. We went to the movies – the full price … Continue reading

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Pocket Your Dollars

This was a really good book. The author shares her experiences and details the five things that are keeping you poor. It’s cognitive-behavioral therapy and it’s cool. I was really able to identify with her talking about being more afraid … Continue reading

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Money diet

We’re not on a money fast because, as a family that’s not realistic – we need to buy gasoline and fruit – but a diet. We are doing well so far actually. We have spent less than $100 this last … Continue reading

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Skinny B**ch

This book is about diet and lifestyle change. It’s full of cussing and very plain speaking, and I love it. I’m only a little way in so far but the authors are like your best, filthiest friends, telling you the … Continue reading

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