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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Sunrise Weekender V.11: Summer’s Call

Sunrise Weekender V.1: Summer’s Call By Melissa Marie I can hear the sound of the locusts upon the barks and limbs of my old tree’s. Every day they await until they release from their old skins and fly again. Now, I know that locusts can harm humans by damaging our crops and leaving us to […]

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Becoming The Aggressor In The Captivity Of Disease

Becoming The Aggressor In The Captivity Of Disease  By Melissa Marie   There are two roles in which one may play in the role of a diagnosis, the victim or the aggressor. At one time or another, the mind can flip between the two but we must choose one to be dominant. The Victim The […]

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