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Don’t Guard Your Heart
Don’t Guard Your Heart

Stop guarding your heart. Maybe this seems counterintuitive. “Guard your heart” is an expression thrown around a lot, especially in Christian circles, and it’s commonly taken to extremes. It’s supposed to encourage you to be modest, to protect yourself, to keep the bad guys out of your head and heart. But there’s a danger when you […]

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Soft & Chewy Oatmeal Cookies
Soft & Chewy Oatmeal Cookies

Ingredients: 1 cup butter or margarine (do not use spread) 1 cup brown sugar 1/2 cup granulated sugar 2 eggs 1 tsp. vanilla flavoring 1 7/8 cups all-purpose flour 1 tsp. baking soda 1/2 tsp. salt 3 cups old-fashioned oats 1 cup chopped pecans (if desired) Directions: Preheat the oven to 350 F. Cream together […]

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Caring for Winter Birds
Caring for Winter Birds

Prevent birds from crashing into your windows If you have a problem with birds crashing into your windows, try placing sun ornaments and other objects in the window to let them know they can’t fly through. Avoid hanging plants in front of the window – this is just inviting trouble. If a bird has a […]

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How Compatible Are You?
How Compatible Are You?

Compatibility is not a state in which you begin a marriage, but rather it’s a goal to be achieved. Another way to look at matrimony and compatibility is: We fall in love with a personality, but we must live with a character. How have you changed since you were first married? Research reveals we become […]

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No More Split Ends
No More Split Ends

Split ends happen when a hair strands splits lengthwise because the protective cuticle becomes damaged and allows inner hair fibers to fray. The split is normally about two to three centimeters long and the ends are left looking feathered and are a lighter colour than the rest of the hair. Split ends are caused by […]

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Love Is Blind, But Creditors Aren’t
Love Is Blind, But Creditors Aren’t

Much as we’d like to, we can’t marry just part of someone. We marry all of them. That includes their good and bad points. Also their assets and liabilities. Amber has great credit and she’s worked hard to keep it that way. The man she is about to marry is not good at paying bills […]

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Investing and Financial Planning During a 10 Year Time of Trouble:  2000-2010
Investing and Financial Planning During a 10 Year Time of Trouble: 2000-2010

During the 20 years ending in 2000 for the stock market, and a similar period in real estate ending in 2004, investing and financial planning have been relatively easy because each of these asset classes was in a rising trend. However, as the stock market showed us subsequent to 2000, trends do not last forever as […]

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9 Steps to a Great Fake Tan
9 Steps to a Great Fake Tan

No matter how good the product, if you don’t take extreme care in application, you’ll end up looking like an orange zebra. Follow these tips and you’ll be the toast of the town: Skin preparation – If you have dry skin–and most of us do when it comes to arms and legs–start prepping a few […]

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Strength in Relationships
Strength in Relationships

Wherever you are a part of something bigger than yourself you are part of a team. Most of us are a part of a team somewhere; in business or at work, in marriage or in a family unit, on a church or ministry team, as a volunteer or in politics or sports. Yet in the […]

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Saving Money by Shopping Seasonal Sales
Saving Money by Shopping Seasonal Sales

Raising teenagers can be very expensive. There are a lot of added expenses as your children grow up. Clothes are more expensive, there are added fees for extra-curricular activities, not to mention the social events that are a “must” for many teens. As frugal parents of teens, we need to learn to save money in […]

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