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eight simple ways to save & manage money in college

Write down every single thing you spend money on. I make a budget for myself each month. I have a pretty fixed income and I divide it up into categories like groceries, eating out, entertainment, health/beauty, shopping, etc. At the end of each month I add up what I’ve spent in each category, so for… Continue reading eight simple ways to save & manage money in college

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five books to read in 2017

I know, I know, we’re already a month into the new year. Things have been crazy and busy and I’m in a statistics class, okay? I’m barely hanging on here. But lately lots of people have been asking me for book and devotional recommendations. This year I’m working on going through several smaller devotionals on different topics… Continue reading five books to read in 2017

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to the babysitter who questions her value

I just wrapped up my last day as a full-time summer nanny before I leave to go back to school. And I’ll be honest with you, I’ve been counting down the days [and the hours, and the minutes…]. I can’t tell you how many times I’ve told myself over the past few months that this is… Continue reading to the babysitter who questions her value