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Frugal Living

Enjoying the Christmas Season with your Teenager

We have two teenagers in the & 17 We, as a family, have a few traditions. In all honesty, they were when we had younger kids and are getting harder to talk the kids into as the they get older. Things like Gingerbread House decorating and sugar cookie baking. The last two years I did Elf on the Shelf. Pretty sure I won't get away with that again this year. Make thermos full of hot…
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My Charlie Brown Tree

not my actual tree. I don't have a picture of that Christmas The year was 1994. I was a single mom to a 2 1/2 and 4 year old little boys. I was working full-time and they were in day care. I decided, on Christmas Eve, to buy a tree. $10 because it was the last day. It fit in the trunk of my Nissan Sentra. Like this one. It was small. I remember feeling…
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Christian Living

Oliver Twist Radio Theater

We love audio books and theater. So when I had the chance to review Oliver Twist I jumped at it. What is not to love about Oliver Twist? It's a classic. This has 5 audio cd's and a DVD. Fire in the fire place. Snow falling outside. Lego's spread all over the living room. Water boiling for hot chocolate. Add Oliver Twist radio theater and you have the perfect afternoon. This particular set is recommended…
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