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Accept Setbacks

Life happens. When something happens to interfere with healthy strategies, just get back on track again.

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Nature connection/medi
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Find a natural place to sit for 30 minutes everyday. It could be a park, your yard or any place you can visit every day undisturbed.

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HAVING COMPANY

There is not a lot of things good about being alone. Sure you need quiet time and time to do the things you want to do around the home. But 24/7 alone is not good and when friends or family come over you can laugh and have fun together. Never stay alone, join some clubs, sport events, visit friends ...

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Baking Soda as Silver Polish

To polish silver: Wash items, then place on aluminum foil in the bottom of a pot. Add a baking-soda solution ( cup soda, a few teaspoons salt, 1 quart boiling water) and cover for a few seconds. The result? A chemical reaction that gets the black off the gravy boat.

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Pitch the catalogs

Christian speaker Matthew Kelly said that he used to look at catalogs and find things he didn't know he needed 10 minutes before getting the catalog. I was that way, too, buying stuff I didn't need. I long ago contacted all the catalog companies and told them to take me off their list. I've saved a ...

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Shop Thrift Shops

When something is needed, check out the local thrift shops. I've gotten most of our family's clothing and household goods there for a few years now. I can get good quality items for cheap prices. Most of them have sales that lower the prices even more.

Check out Craigslist and Freecycle.org a...

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A Cheap Date Night

my hubby & I have this perfect way to feel like we get out and have some fun spending very little $,
we go to the local Border's, get a pot of tea to share ($2.89) and sit together sipping tea and reading books & magazines galore. We then put everything back & make our way home. Sometimes we fo...

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BIG savings at Kohls!!


I just bought $120 worth of retail price items and only paid $11 and change out of pocket!! I do this by combining offers and discounts. Here's what I had/did today: paid using 2 $10 Kohls cash I earned previously and a FREE $10 gift card that came in the mail along with a 30% coupon for the ...

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Leftover Egg Yolks

Leftover Egg Yolks - home made protein treatment and anti aging face pack

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Check your receipts before leaving the store.

Yesterday at Walmart I checked my receipt and thought I was overcharged for my haircoloring - so I left the buggy with DH and checked the shelf. Well, the price had gone up - but not on my color! They gave me back $8.56 - well worth the bother.

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