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5 Ways to Jazz Up Boneless-Skinless Chicken Breast

I just had the most boring dinner ever, and one that most “dieters” are probably familiar with – baked boneless-skinless chicken breast (with bbq sauce, thank goodness!) and a salad. Blah blah blah! No wonder people get thrown off track … Continue reading

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February = Financial Doom?

So, do you want the good news or the bad news first? Let’s start with the good news! As of February 1, 2012 my employee status at work has changed from Non-Exempt (hourly) to Exempt (salary). Now, I know what … Continue reading

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I Saved! Now What?

Back in November, I posted this post about seperating my Emergency Savings from my savings for fun stuff. Shortly after, I opened a new account dedicated just for that with a goal of eventually stocking it to $1,000. Thanks to … Continue reading

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Goals – 25 by 25

Everyone in the bloggosphere is posting about their 2012 goals, and its making me feel left out! I’ve never been much of a New Year’s Resolution kind of a gal, so I decided to try something a little different this … Continue reading

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Surviving Christmas + A Mostly Healthy Manicotti Recipe

All I want for Christmas……is to escape it without feeling broke or fat! So far, I’d say I get a C+ for effort. I told myself that I didn’t have to count points on Christmas Day or New Year’s Eve, … Continue reading

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Do something for YOU this week

It’s no surprise that most of the blogs I read revolve around personal finance or health/weight loss. As you all know, this time of the year puts a HUGE stress on both of those things, and everyone is feeling the … Continue reading

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Failing Friday?

This week has pretty much been a total flop. Between working late, end of the semester homework and overall laziness, I haven’t been to the gym since Monday. Every evening I didn’t go left me thinking “I’ll go tomorrow morning” … Continue reading

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