One Year=$15,000 Less in Debt, No Yelling at My Kids, Marriage Intact
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One Year=$15,000 Less in Debt, No Yelling at My Kids, Marriage Intact

This post was featured on the Financial Education section of the Huffington Post! By March 2013, 11 years into our relationship, my husband and I had racked up $23,000 in credit card debt, $36,000 in student loans and during our worst arguments, had uttered the “D” word (dreaded divorce) to each other as a solution … Continue reading

Kids

Not Your Birthday

“Mom, where are we going?” “The cities.” “Why?” “We’re going to Henry’s birthday party.” “Oh, yeah!” This conversation played out multiple times on the four-hour trip from Moorhead to the metro area this past weekend with my five-year-old Dylan. The question came up again after we got to the hotel in St. Louis Park, and … Continue reading