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Tax Preparation for Single Moms

Yuck! (Just wanted to get that out of the way.) Sorry to be a “downer,” but this time of year always grinds me down a little bit.  With the near-constantly gray, winter weather I...

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Praying Against Fear and Anxiety

From butterflies in our stomach to night terrors, we have all experienced fear.  And so have our children, unfortunately.  As much as we wish we could spare them, they will be fearful and anxious...

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Prayers for My Daughters – JOY

(Here is another in my series of prayers for my daughters;  this one about joy) One of the best parts of being a mom is seeing our children joyful.  The smile on their faces...

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Dave Ramsey $10 Sale!

If you’ve every visited my blog before, or spent any time here at all, you will realize that I am an enthusiastic fan of Dave Ramsey and his program for getting out of debt...

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Thanksgiving Prayer

Since Thanksgiving is all about, well … giving thanks … I thought it would be appropriate to take a look at some Bible verses about thanksgiving (giving thanks to God), and a beautiful Thanksgiving...

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Origins of Thanksgiving

On this Thanksgiving Day, here is some information about the origins of Thanksgiving and how this particular national holiday came into being: “Thanksgiving is a holiday we all know and love, but the origins...

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Scholarships for Single Moms

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