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perfecting the pumpkin

Perfecting the Pumpkin

It’s more than just pumpkins, it’s fall. I love this time of year.  Fall seems to see the end of summer and say, ‘woah, let’s slow down a bit.’ The crazy rush of plans and travel usually (hopefully) slows this time of year, and friends and family gather together inside to enjoy each other’s company. […]

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Apple Cobbler

Warm Delicious Apple Cobbler with Streusel

 I will be the first to tell you how much I LOVE fall. I love everything about fall, from football to pumpkin flavored everything. Nebraska is perfect in the fall! We have a lot of options for Apple Orchards to pick our own apples to make delicious apple recipes.  My kiddos also love helping me […]

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The Conditional Minimalist

As Moms we work hard, we play hard and (who are we kidding) we buy hard! How many times have you not really needed something until you browsed the good ole buy/sell/trade (bst) universe or Amazon’s black hole of Prime Day Deals?!

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529 BANK

It’s time to start NESTing—529 style

I have been a part of higher education in some capacity (student, grad student, instructor, professor) for almost 11 years now.  It’s safe to say that college has been a big part of my life.  While thinking about my daughter’s future (and possibly any future kids’ future) I regularly think about college.  Should I pay […]

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