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Get on Your Bikes and Ride!

And cue the Queen song! This past weekend was the MS Tour for Cure. It’s a (in total) 150 mile bike ride to raise money for those with multiple sclerosis.  75 miles there, 75 miles back…uphill both ways. Just kidding. But there really are lots of hills throughout the course. I could never. But my dad does it every year. This year being no exception even with the risk of a Tropical Storm–thankfully it dissipated before any damage could be done. Nonetheless, my weekend  ...

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Reasons Why I Love October

October is probably the best month ever in my book.  The leaves changing (in theory) and the chill in the air (though non-existent right now) makes my heart and soul happy. No really ask Josh, I’m in a totally better mood when the cold weather comes along. Something about hot, muggy weather just makes me cranky.  Not really a good thing when you live in the South, but that’s an issue for another day. I really just can’t think of any reason why you  ...

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Treasure Hunting

 Before, I’ve written about consignment and how I turn in cans for money. Well here’s to taking it one step further. Grab your metal detector and a few helpers and get down to business. (pictured below–Helper #1 and Helper #2) Today started out just like any other weekend day. Really nothing going on.  I finished one of my weekend projects: Cleaning out my car earlier this morning. (yay me and so proud!) While sitting around watching TV with my youngest sister, I had the  ...

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Everybody’s Workin’ for the Weekend

Weekend’s are pretty much glorified by everyone, and for good reason too. No work and plenty of leisure time. What could be better? For me, this weekend will be spent doing a whole lot of nothing–and I’m not sad about it. Not one bit. I have a few projects that I’d like to get done, but I will mostly be relaxing! Weekend To Do (I told you I loved to make lists–Read more about it here) Clean out my car. My dad recently told me “Why go shopping for new  ...

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