Daddy Daughter Dance 2017

This is the only year Evelyn will be able to attend the Daddy Daughter Dance alone without her sisters. Macayla had a few years by herself before Evelyn came into school and Samantha will have a few years after Evelyn leaves the school. So it was a very special year for Evelyn. Their Dad always gets them a wrist corsage for the Daddy Daughter [...]

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The girls each get $3 to spend on each sister at the dollar store and they can pick out whatever they want. Its really funny sometimes to see what they think the other one [...]

2017 Summer Fun Goals

One thing We like to try to do every summer is ride our bikes a total of 100 miles over the summer. I'm not sure if we have ever gotten the entire 100 miles but we've came [...]

Macayla and Evelyn Birthdays 2016

The past few years we have done combined parties for them since their birthday are only 6 days apart in the year, plus almost 4 years. This year they wanted another [...]

Fall Festival Selfridge Air Force Base 2016

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Halloween Campings 2016

Our first mini halloween camping wasn't an overnight stay camping but my mother-in-law was camping at the nearest campground and invited us to hang out and take the kids [...]

Girl Scout River Crossing 2016

The Girl Scouts River Crossing is something I did as a child over 20 years ago. Its really fun to now be doing it with my kids. Its changed a lot though from when I was in [...]

How We Paid off About $25000 in One Year

I cant tell you how many people have asked us how we have paid off so much debt recently. So, I decided to lay it out there and tell you how we have come this far. If you [...]

We Own Our Ford Fiesta!

What can I say? We are gazelle intense right now! We are knocking out this debt as fast as we possibly can.  In less than 3 months we paid off $6,852 towards the car. Which I [...]

Caught the Dave Ramsey Bug

We cannot stop listening to Dave Ramsey. We download his podcasts and listen to him in the car, we turn on the Chromecast and watch him on the TV. We listen to him in bed [...]

Paid Off Discover Card!

Back in June we should have been able to pay off this credit card by my calculations from the previous months. I have a notebook that I know what we will pay each pay period [...]