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Cutting the Cord Part 2 — How to replace Cable TV for a few dollars a month

Last week, I told you about our decision to cut cable TV.  I did a lot of research to determine what our options are.  It turns out that there are lots of possibilities. There are a couple of qualifications I … Continue reading

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Cutting the cord — The decision to quit Cable TV

We waffled over the decision for days about whether or not to quit cable TV.  It was really a technicality.  We knew the answer.  We just couldn’t admit it yet.  In my post, Sacrifice is Hard to Swallow, I mentioned … Continue reading

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Current Hard Work Update, April 1, 2013

Here are my goals for the first quarter of this year.  Let’s see how it did… Current Hard Work Projects: Continual Effort Projects: Create content for this blog at least 2 days a week. Create at least 1 outdoor cooking … Continue reading

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Sacrifice is hard to swallow

As Timothy’s arrival date approaches, we’ve finally started to look with a discerning eye at our budget.  We decided long ago, that we both prefer for Liz to stay home with the baby.  That means our income is being cut … Continue reading

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I instantly knew what happened

Sometimes our collections of experiences give us a glimpse into the lives of others.  On Friday, I saw some complete strangers, but I instantly knew what happened. We were walking past the front desk of the hospital, moving toward the … Continue reading

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