From the monthly archives:

May 2010

Business as usual

by Karen on May 31, 2010

We’ve been back since last Wednesday, but I’ve been dragging my feet about getting back to my routine. Vacation was wonderful, of course, but exhausting. I spent a lot of time looking for a place to sit down as we toured the cities. But my goal was to let my pregnancy interfere with our plans […]

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How to save money on maternity clothes

by Karen on May 19, 2010

This is a guest post from Kacie at Sense To Save. Her son is 16 months old and she’s due with baby #2 in December, right around the time that my first baby is due. When you discover you’re pregnant with your first child, your mind probably fills with all the cute things you’ll buy […]

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Healthy eating on a budget

by Karen on May 17, 2010

This is a guest post by Jennifer, who blogs about frugal and simple living at her blogs Getting Ahead and Our Suburban Homestead. When Karen asked for guest posts to run while she was in Europe, I knew I had to help. I love her blog and find that we have many similar frugal thoughts. […]

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A big announcement before our big trip

by Karen on May 12, 2010

We’re finally taking off tonight for two weeks in Europe after almost two years of saving and planning! I’ve got a few great guest posts lined up from some of my favorite bloggers, so things won’t be quite as quiet here as they have been, but my Internet access will be very limited until we […]

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We made it! We’re here! I’m beat.

by Karen on May 4, 2010

After a long week and an even longer weekend, we have arrived in Indiana. The truck is unloaded, but nothing is unpacked. I’m resting today and trying to get us situated. Tony took a road trip about 3 hours away to interview for a teaching job. Think good thoughts for him today! I’m going to […]

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