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Lights, Camera, Action

| October 12, 2012 | 0 Comments
Lights, Camera, Action

Image: FreeDigitalPhotos.net Continuing from Simple Premise #7 I wanted to talk more about action. As a writer I sometimes feel wrong saying this, but I don’t want you to spend your time reading and thinking. Reading and thinking is good and it makes change possible in your head (sometimes the hardest place), but if it [...]

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5 Tips to Save Money on Vacation

| October 8, 2012 | 1 Comment
5 Tips to Save Money on Vacation

Having fun on vacation doesn’t mean you have to break the bank. You can save a lot of money and still have a great time if you change things up a bit. Below are some great tips that allow you to enjoy some time off, but save some money while doing so. Leverage Work Retreats Leveraging a [...]

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Simple Premise #7 – Getting From Point A to Point B

| September 28, 2012 | 0 Comments
Simple Premise #7 – Getting From Point A to Point B

Image: FreeDigitalPhotos.net Simple living, closely tied to intentional living is about results. It is a mind thing but it is much more. It requires moving from where we are (point A) to where we want to be (point B). We don’t get from one to the other accidentally – it takes work. Most people will [...]

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Simple Premise #6 – Money is Simple

| September 14, 2012 | 1 Comment
Simple Premise #6 – Money is Simple

Image: FreeDigitalPhotos.net It doesn’t matter what country you come from, what currency you use, or whether you make lots or little. Money is simple. I tried to figure out how old money was but it is a pretty hard search.  I think we can safely say that money is almost ‘as old as the hills’. [...]

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How To Start Raising Chickens

| September 3, 2012 | 0 Comments
How To Start Raising Chickens

Raising chickens is not complicated. Find a place to build a small coop, chickens like a place to eat, sleep, and yes lay eggs. Ready kits are available for the ultimate novice. Otherwise, just build a simple coop or find a small building on your property. Chickens are not expensive to keep they need water, food, [...]

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Simple Premise #5 – If You Want To Live You Have To Grow

| August 31, 2012 | 1 Comment
Simple Premise #5 – If You Want To Live You Have To Grow

Image: FreeDigitalPhotos.net Today I want to talk a bit about growth.  Life-learning, constantly learning, always growing – it can be called many things.  Why is it simple?  I believe it is simple because it is part of our life that we get to choose.  When we are young, or even in jobs we often are [...]

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Simple Premise #4 — Relationships Can Be Simple

| August 17, 2012 | 0 Comments
Simple Premise #4 —  Relationships Can Be Simple

Image: FreeDigitalPhotos.net I think the area of my life that has the most potential to become crazy is not the material in my house but my relationships. I don’t think I am the only one. Speaking from personal experience I have spent hours of time thinking, worrying, stressing, and more about relationships when they are [...]

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Plant Killer!

| August 9, 2012 | 0 Comments
Plant Killer!

I am a terrible gardener; in fact, I used to brag that I was the “plant killer.” It made me feel better about my botanical failings, and it was a fantastic excuse. When my daughter was born, I was given a Christmas cactus—the only plant that survived me. Then, on a trip to California, my [...]

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Simple Premise #3 – Kids Don’t Need That

| August 3, 2012 | 0 Comments
Simple Premise #3 – Kids Don’t Need That

Image: FreeDigitalPhotos.net Parenting is a big deal to me.  I think it is to any parent.  I have chosen to be a mom, than a stay-at-home mom, and now a homeschool mom so the success of my kids is something that fills most of my days. I get very defensive and worry about how people [...]

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Six Simple Ways to Reduce and Reuse: Smart Moves to Save Money and the Planet

| July 28, 2012 | 2 Comments
Six Simple Ways to Reduce and Reuse: Smart Moves to Save Money and the Planet

Going green and making the move to eco-friendly options does not require a lot of planning and thinking. All you need to do is make some small simple changes in what you buy and use to actually end up saving money and protecting the planet as well. Here are 6 smart moves to make to [...]

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