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In a recently revealed breach, 143 million Americans may have had their personal information exposed. Equifax, one of the nation’s three major credit reporting agencies, reported a massive data breach lasting several months. Hackers were able to access people’s names, Social Security numbers, birth dates, addresses and driver’s license numbers. They also stole credit card…

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Older And Wiser?

Old photo from one of my birthdays… age 7? Or so? Check out my dad’s awesome suspenders! A couple of years ago, I took a hiatus from blogging. Life kind of got the better of me. (Read: HAVING ANOTHER HUMAN TO TAKE CARE OF.) But before all that MOM stuff, I used to write every…

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Tuesday, Sept. 12 – Saturday, Sept. 16: Texas Oklahoma Fair (6 – 10 pm) The Texas Oklahoma Fair features indoor vendor exhibits, traditional fair food, a SUPER Lighted Midway with exciting rides and games, livestock shows plus free attractions including an exotic animal petting zoo, clowns, live music on the Midway stage and Exhibit Hall…

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The Diet That Wasn’t.

There’s a reason you haven’t heard an update on my recent diet/lifestyle change/weight-loss journey proclamation. That’s because, after two weeks of vigilant calorie-county and carb-cutting, I fell swiftly off the wagon and back into my old ways. To date, it’s been about two months and I’ve lost a whopping FOUR pounds. This was not exactly…

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How Low Can You Go?

Give Your Child The Grocery Challenge Do you ever feel like all your money goes toward groceries? Out of all the non-fixed expenses a household can have, food costs take the biggest bite out of the average monthly budget. Understandably, trying to trim the family’s grocery bill is an ongoing battle for most of us.…

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Changing of the Seasons

And just like that, my baby became a toddler. The last three months or so have been my favorite so far. (For those of you with younger ones – that would be ages 18 – 21 months to be precise. Hopefully you will experience the same reprieve.) Teddy was SUCH A GOOD AGE. The high-maintenance…

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Tuesday, September 5 & Wednesday, September 6: Youth Art Experiences (4:30 & 5:30 pm) The Wichita Falls Alliance for Arts and Culture will be providing a unique opportunity for children ages 2-10 to explore different art techniques and projects. Children will come and complete an art project with one of the teaching artists trained by…

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Take The No-Spend Challenge!

Does your money burn a hole in your pocket? Find yourself spending more than you’d anticipated … again? Did you find out last week that you might be a shopaholic? (Don’t worry your not alone!) If this sounds like you, take the no-spend challenge! Designate one day a week where you won’t spend a penny.…

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