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Finished Bookshelves!!!

The last time I updated you on my bookshelves I believe that this is what I showed you. I finally managed to get all three stained and two coats of polyurethane tossed onto them. We waited until all three pieces … Continue reading

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Bookshelf Update

It has been a little bit since I last bragged about my beautiful bookshelves. In fact, I think this is how you last saw them: Jay would laugh, but even just seeing this picture makes me so excited! I can’t … Continue reading

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Christmas Bookshelves

In my previous post I mentioned that Jay was building me bookshelves for Christmas. It has been my wish to have a library in my house where I could display all of my books at once. When you have over … Continue reading

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7: An Experimental Mutiny Against Excess; Ch 7 – Stress

The last chapter of this book is all about stress. I was looking forward to reading this chapter due to the fact that I have a TON of stress in my life right now. I had hoped that this chapter … Continue reading

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7: An Experimental Mutiny Against Excess; Ch 6 – Spending

Jen and her husband used to be penny-pinchers because they had no other choice. They had a very small income and an ever-increasing family. It took them a while, but they were eventually able to get to the point where … Continue reading

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7: An Experimental Mutiny Against Excess; Ch 5 – Waste

In this chapter Ms. Hatmaker has decided that the seven habits she is going to institute for the month in order to reduce waste are gardening, composting, conserving energy & water, recycling, driving only one car, shopping thrift and second … Continue reading

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7: An Experimental Mutiny Against Excess, Ch 4 – Media

Surprisingly, I was neither upset or impressed with this chapter. That might make this blog post fairly boring. Just thought that I would give you a heads up. This isn’t about giving up anything coming from Mainstream Media (though I … Continue reading

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