Sunrise Weekender V.15 Heart Fall

Hi there, all my windows are open in my home. My air conditioning is turned off and the tree’s are rustling. I can hear the birds chirping songs as others caw, the planes flying over, the distant roar of traffic, and the silence of my home. My heart is in the right place and all […]

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Using The Word “Enough” To Ruthlessly Edit Your Life

Using The Word Enough To Ruthlessly Edit Your Life By Melissa Marie Not long ago, when my parents would gently or firmly say the word enough, it meant that my siblings and I better stop immediately what we were doing. Whether we were clowning around with one another or helping out. It meant to stop. […]

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Sunrise Weekender V. 14 Slow Living

Hello, Weekenders! I hope you have a slow weekend planned and if you don’t, I pray you for you to find some courage to create a crevice of space of your time to slow down. There is no way to emphasize the word slow in typing like a slow-motion video, but if I could the […]

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Create YOUR Financial Independence In An Unconventional Way

Create YOUR Financial Independence In An Unconventional Way By Melissa Marie   I was on the phone with a kind soul who happened to be a Life Insurance agent that kindly squeezed me in for some business on an early Monday morning. Within 10 minutes, I was offered a guaranteed life insurance policy for $40.00 […]

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Sunrise Weekender V.13 The Good Life

Happy Weekend! I know to those that work Monday through Friday Y’all are so happy, for those of us that work from home we are just happy and keep working. Haha no really though, being a homemaker is never done so none of us are really off unless you observe Sunday ( we do) but […]

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3 Frugal Tips That Actually Help Me Save $

Hi there, who does not love saving money? But remember you aren’t actually saving until you use that extra dough that you “saved” and put it into your nest 🥚 egg! Now, for those of you just trying to stretch the budget these tips are good for that too! Ready?! Let’s roll.  Once a week or […]

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Sunrise Weekender V.13 The Creators and Thinkers

  The Quote Of The Week Dear Old World, You Are Lovely And I am Glad To Be Alive In You.- Anne Shirley Your Mini Challenge Create in some way that sparks your imagination. If you are an analytical thinker think of a possibility of a business idea, non-profit project et cetera and how it […]

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Minimalism, Maximalism, Then There Is Simply Me

Minimalism, Maximalism, Then There is Simply Me By Melissa Marie I love minimalism. I love the idea of clean, open space. My home is mostly minimalist and I could not stand that I did not have an appropriate office and since we live debt free it was a choice between a comfortable bed ( ours […]

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Sunrise Weekender V.12 Summer Drinks and Chocolate

Come along my friend, it has been a whole week since we have last chatted!! I am so going to make this version of water pictured above. I have the mint growing fresh in my garden and some fresh strawberries from the market. They are not local strawberries from Texas but they are from California…hey […]

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The Dark Stars Of Disease

The dark side of illness is crushing. It is as though there is a force in which you cannot control that battles within. You get up ready to fight but the enemy is unknown. What then?! What happens when you have done all you can do to stand and you find yourself washed up in […]

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