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Living Within Your Means

Living Within Your Means

"Cut and color every eight weeks instead of 6." Spreading out big expenses can help you live within your means. Here are nine more ways to cut the budget without making overwhelming changes.

A Friend Struggling with Addiction

A Friend Struggling with Addiction

When someone you love is struggling with addiction, you can feel powerless and overwhelmed. You want to help, but you don't know how. Here are three steps - a place to start.

Things No One Tells You

Things No One Tells You

You could spend decades learning the things no one tells you before you graduate. So save yourself the agony and read this list of 20 things you can know WITHOUT paying additional tuition - thanks to Author Jon Acuff.

Not Idolizing Marriage

Not Idolizing Marriage

It's easy to slip into the habit thinking towards the future rather than savoring where God has you right now. Maybe you're dreaming about marriage. But that thinking can keep you from God's best for you today. In fact, it can turn marriage into an "idol." 

Healthy Eating on a Budget

Healthy Eating on a Budget

It seems like most New Year’s resolutions have to do with what we eat and what we spend - but when it comes to healthy eating, how do you do that AND manage your budget wisely?

Re-Inventing Those Thanksgiving Leftovers

Re-Inventing Those Thanksgiving Leftovers

Want some creative new ways to re-invent that leftover turkey and potatoes?
Here are 5 great recipes to get you started...

Reducing Family Conflict on Holidays

Reducing Family Conflict on Holidays

Does your holiday joy tend to get spent on your fears about family dynamics?
Here are 5 ways to rise above it...

7 Ways to Simplify Thanksgiving

7 Ways to Simplify Thanksgiving

 1. "Let go a little," says Sara Kate, food professional and author. She recommends keeping things simple by asking for and accepting help, doing as much ahead a time as you can, and not stressing about making things perfect...

Having a More Thankful Family

Having a More Thankful Family

How can we build a more thankful family? What if we looked for ways to celebrate Thanksgiving all month long? Here are some ideas to get you started...

Steps to Forgiveness

Steps to Forgiveness

Even when we are willing to forgive, it is a process that takes time. The "steps" are more than psycho-babble. They are a legitimate road we need to travel to reach the place we want to be - a place of freedom and hope. Here's an article that really makes the "how & why" of each step easier to understand.