Tag Archives: motivation

All is not lost

I have finally figured out that all is not lost just because you fall down once or twice. I used to be a very all-or-nothing kind of thinker. I have finally come around to seeing that one bad day, or … Continue reading

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Money, money, money! I’ve been zipping through personal finance books this week. I think I’ve read three so far. I rediscovered the library and I’m awfully glad I didn’t buy a couple of these. That’s ok though, I am having … Continue reading

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Small achievements

These are what I live for these days. Each load of laundry hung is an achievement. That $10 off my electricity bill is exciting and I want to see if I can make it more. Getting the water bill and … Continue reading

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OK, I’m an English nerd. I admit it and even revel in it. I love finding the perfect quote to go with my sentiment. This one speaks to me. The first step in becoming even an amateur, partial, beginner environmentalist … Continue reading

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Start where you are

Goodness knows, I am not perfect. I am a work in progress. This has become one of my favorite quotes along the way. I am edging 40 years old. I am a wife and mother. I am still finding my … Continue reading

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Creating yourself

I am creating myself as a more thoughtful, compassionate, mindful person. I am crafting a life that I can be proud of and that aligns with my ethics. I am creating opportunity for my family by getting out of debt. … Continue reading

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