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I Never Want To Stop Fighting, I Just Want The Attacks To Stop

I Never Want To Stop Fighting, I Just Want The Attacks To Stop She has a new diagnosis which means a new specialist.  I’m referring to her as “she” because she’s now 16 and old enough to care that I’m talking about her….in a public place.  Those of you who know me, know who I’m talking about.   She’s been fighting since she was born.  First a diagnosis of cerebral palsy, then epilepsy, then cerebral palsy was retracted, then another type of epilepsy, then Asperger’s, then Factor VII bleeding disorder,

5 Easy Vegetables Anyone Can Grow

5 Easy Vegetables Anyone Can Grow Spring and Summer instantly bring to mind the gorgeous gardens that provide our families with tasty produce year round. These 5 Easy Vegetables Anyone Can Grow are sure to give you a great start as an at home gardener. Whether you decide to create a traditional garden, a raised bed garden or a fun container garden these veggies are easy and yummy. 5 Easy Vegetables Anyone Can Grow Lettuce: From simple green and red leaf lettuce to spinach, kale or Romaine, lettuce is one

Fun For The Entire Family At The Color Vibe #TumEYummies

Fun For The Entire Family At The Color Vibe We had SO much fun at the Color Vibe in Lafayette, Louisiana this weekend!  I’m going tell you that I was a bit apprehensive because I am not, by any stretch of the imagination, a runner.  My husband, on the other hand, is an avid runner and our three children are a mix of the two of us.  I decided we would just ‘go with it’ and see how it turns out.  Boy, oh boy, am I happy we did!   I

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Vicks Kicked The Flu To The Curb #ReliefIsHere

Vicks Kicked The Flu To The Curb * Acadiana’s Thrifty Mom was given this sponsored post for SheSpeaks/P&G in exchange for our honest feedback. As always, opinions are 100% my own and we only recommend products we feel are a great fit.* Although our 3 kids and I have not suffered the normal colds and flu this season; my husband wasn’t as lucky.  It was definitely time for Vicks to kick the flu to the curb around our house.  My husband woke up 4 days ago with an itchy throat and

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Heart To Home Conference #H2hconf15

Heart To Home Conference Building relationships, sharing our homes, linking the hearts of women, passing our faith to the next generation Have you heard of the Heart To Home Conference for women?  What an amazing way to share the love of Jesus with other women who believe!  The Heart To Home Conference will be a jam packed 2 day conference held in Monroe, LA.  I wish I could go!  If I wasn’t going to be in Los Angeles that weekend, I would grab my best friend and drive up there

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12 Financial Resolutions For The New Year #NewYear

With the new year just around the corner it is time to start thinking about goals you want to put into place.  Whether you call them goals or resolutions, doesn’t matter.  What does count is the dedication you put into reaching them.  We have put together 12 Financial Resolutions For The New Year for you.  With one for each month of the year, you don’t have to stress about getting them all done right away.  These goals are set for you to incorporate one at a time into your financial

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Great Ways to Beat Holiday Travel Stress!

Great Ways to Beat Holiday Travel Stress! Acadiana’s Thrifty Mom was compensated for posting this content.  I only post content that I believe is important to my readers and they will love. Travelers looking for ways to beat holiday travel stress:   The day before Thanksgiving is one of the busiest travel days of the year. People find themselves flying back and forth across the country to visit family and friends. While traveling during the holidays gives you the chance to see loved ones that you may only see a

HOW TO HOST A FRUGAL HOLIDAY MEAL

HOW TO HOST A FRUGAL HOLIDAY MEAL With the holidays fast approaching you may be in a panic about how you can afford to host your traditional holiday meal. Use our tricks for How To Host A Frugal Holiday Meal and enjoy a great day with your family and friends at half the cost. Not only can you have all the foods you expect and desire, but you can do so without spending more than you can afford to. HOW TO HOST A FRUGAL HOLIDAY MEAL Go Potluck: One of

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How To Cut Your Food Budget In Half

How To Cut Your Food Budget In Half One of the biggest expenses in the average family budget is the food portion.  Since eating is not something we can eliminate, we often have to find ways to adapt and adjust to make room for this expense.  We have some great tips for How To Cut Your Food Budget In Half that are sure to help you make room for other wants or needs financially.  Not only are these tips easy to implement, you may find yourself eating healthier and cooking

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7 Ways To Save On Healthy Foods

7 Ways To Save On Healthy Foods 7 WAYS TO SAVE ON HEALTHY FOODS  When you decide to make a healthier life for yourself, you can often be hit immediately with the cost of healthy food being much higher.  While some items are significantly more expensive, it is actually very easy to begin saving money on your healthier food choices.  We have put together our favorite 7 Ways To Save On Healthy Foods to help you begin your journey without fear of breaking the bank. Sign Up For Store Rewards