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I have had many changes with my life over the past few years and my oh my how the years are flying by. I just want to start enjoying my time without being rushed so I am going to do an "Overhaul" or "Extreme Makeover" on myself. This is not going to happen right away but I am hoping to be at least close to half way there by the end of this year.

  1. Emergency Fund and other going on's.

    by , 06-14-2012 at 07:22 AM (Living A Simple Life)
    Well, I was able to put $57 into my baby emergency fund today so I am now at $708.66, I am so close to getting it to the $1000 mark but it just seems to be dragging now. I cannot wait to finally be finished with it!! My mini goal for June is to have it done, I have a couple of more weeks and all I can say is that I am so looking forward to that!

    I went to to see growth opportunities yesterday morning. I wasn't sure what they were exactly about but found out a few interesting things. ...
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  2. I am getting closer to Simple living with each payday.....

    by , 06-08-2012 at 09:20 AM (Living A Simple Life)
    I am now at $651.66/$1000 to reaching my bef goal. Next week I will get my pay from the dollar store so that will put me even closer!

    I also picked up an extra 14.5 hours at the Esso this weekend so that extra in two weeks will go on my bef unless I am able to have it funded by then, if so that will go on to my Visa.

    I am getting so close to finishing up the bef. A lot of hard work that is for sure but just knowing the freedom which is awaiting me makes it so worth ...
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  3. Making Plans towards living a Simple life

    by , 06-07-2012 at 06:26 PM (Living A Simple Life)
    I called a growth Opportunity place today to see if I can get help with a small business. I already have a mobility business to go to peoples homes and do their hair. I need help with some equipment, products, better vehicle, and advertising. My appointment is this upcoming Wednesday. They only help with business ideas that are needed in our community. There are so many hairdressers in my hometown but noone with a mobility license who does this. The lady with whom I spoke with seemed really excited ...
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  4. Omac

    by , 06-06-2012 at 09:52 AM (Living A Simple Life)
    Ok, maybe not OMAC for me but at least I am getting a few meals prepared for the busy days in which I am working crazy hours+
    . Over the past couple of days when I have a moment I have been cooking and mixing things up for the freezer. I don't have time to do a whole months of cooking in one day so I have been taking an hour or two here and there to get things done. So far I have in the freezer:

    (1) 4 packs of all purpose beef mix All Purpose Ground Meat Mix Recipe - Food.com - 31008 ...
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  5. Simple Living Manifesto: 72 Ideas to Simplify Your Life

    by , 06-05-2012 at 10:19 AM (Living A Simple Life)
    Simple Living Manifesto: 72 Ideas to Simplify Your Life :zenhabits

    I have been so busy with working 3 plus jobs that it seems I don't have time for much else. I found this Simple Living Manifesto article the other day and I am going to sit down and do the first idea today which is "Make a list of your top 4-5 important things." I have been working towards funding my baby emergency fund and then pay off my visa although it seems like I have been hitting some "bumps"along ...
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