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December 14, 2017

#GrowingBabyRose: Pregnancy Announcement + Weird Symptoms

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I am excited to share my first pregnancy video! I had a lot of preconceived notions about being pregnant most of them straight from television. But the reality of the entire experience has definitely hit home now that I'm in my second trimester. The best thing about it all is knowing there is a little person inside of me that I'm patiently waiting to meet. 
December 13, 2017

10 Budget Friendly Easy Family Dinners

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I'm sure you know by now I live and die by a budget. I don't care how much money I make I will forever be a budgeter. I enjoy knowing how, when, and where my money was spent. When it comes to food, spending can go up really quick between grocery shopping, convenience store trips, fast food, and dinner out. So I wanted to challenge myself to create a budget-friendly meal plan including recipes and grocery list. 
December 12, 2017

How to Snag a New Career in the New Year

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This post is a Contributor written post. 

Many people consider a new career around the holiday season. We’re in the final month of the year and you may start planning to move upwards and onwards. But why hesitate? You don’t need to wait until January to secure a new job role for yourself. If anything, why bother hitting the job market at the same time as everyone else? This just means you’re up against more competition. Instead, get ahead of the game, and start applying before January arrives. Here are a few simple steps to help you along the way.

December 08, 2017

5 Reasons You're Tired That You Didn't Think Of

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This post is a Contributor written post. 

Tiredness feels horrible. It makes us grumpy, and it causes us to make mistakes. For some, like those behind the wheel of a car, it can be really dangerous. If you’re fed up with your boss asking you why you’re so tired and you not having a valid reason, it’s time to dig a little deeper. Sleep quality can be affected by a lot of things. Some are dangerous and need medical attention, like sleep apnea. Other reasons for your lack of quality sleep can be tougher to figure out:

How to Beat Winter Blues

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This post is a Contributor written post.

For a lot of people, winter is the worst season of the year. It’s cold outside, so you don’t want to leave home, and all your friends seem to become obsessed with Christmas. There are lots of folks out there who tend to experience depression and low moods at that time, and if that applies to you, this article should assist you in turning things around. When all’s said and done, nothing is worse than feeling down and sad when everyone else begins to celebrate. However, as with anything in this life, sometimes you just have to take decisive action to turn things around.

December 07, 2017

Proverbs 31 Woman

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Often I wonder what the Proverbs 31 woman would look like today. Especially knowing that many of use strive to be like her in our own lives. Today I'm sharing the characteristic that I stood out most about the Proverbs 31 woman. 

14 Simple Ways You Can Change Your Life

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If you’re starting to find your life unexciting and unfulfilling, then it is probably about time to make some changes. Luckily, there is lots that you can do to drastically change your life for the better. Even making one small change to your day can snowball and completely change your life forever. If you think that it is about time for you to make some changes, then read the suggestions below.