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10 Last-Minute Parent and Child DIY Halloween Costumes

I love Halloween, I enjoy the costumes, the decorating and the trick-or-treating. If there is a fall festival or Halloween party near me, I will be attending in costume. When I found out I was pregnant and due in November, all I could think about was how I could use my belly to add to […]

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New Study Suggests Austin Residents Can Save Money By Activating Emotions. Here’s How.

Thank you Capital One for sponsoring this post! This is a paid endorsement. All opinions are my own and were not directed by Capital One. To learn more about Capital One, visit www.capitalone.com.Save Money By Activating Emotions!  While there’s nothing super sexy about finances, the truth of the matter is that it’s super important. From buying […]

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Share My Save

Thank you Capital One for sponsoring this post! This is a paid endorsement. All opinions are my own and were not directed by Capital One. To learn more about Capital One, visit www.capitalone.com.We often think saving is hard. But the truth is, most of us have been saving for years. Look around at the stuff that you […]

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Cutting the Cable Cord

It’s official. We have made the plunge! No more cable television at the McEllin casa. Over the past 6 or so months, an assortment of our friends and family have ditched cable and the $150+/month bill that goes right along with it.  So here we are, day 14 without cable… no more Top Chef to make […]

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