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Unplug.

Hi. My name is Jordan and I’m a technoholic. I am addicted to my phone mostly, but really an addiction is an addiction so what does it matter? I justify this addiction all day long because it’s my “job” as a blogger to be immersed in social media and the web…right? Sure, just like a

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The Path of Least Resistance

Photo source Part of my personal challenge to get Focused in ’14 includes getting strong. Last year I was focused on losing my baby weight after having Beck (if you remember my 10lb challenge). This year it’s to actually do my body good and fix what’s ailing me (all my aches and pains and woes)

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How to set goals…and actually KEEP them.

It’s January 4th. Raise your hand if you set killer-amazing New Year’s Resolutions this year!  (ooh me! me! pick me!). Now, raise your hand if you’ve already crashed and burned off the bandwagon and feel like a total failure! (…crickets…) Hopefully not many of you. Let’s call it like it is – the reality is

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The flashlight theory.

You know those moments in life when you’re struck dumb? Those “Aha!” moments, if you will? Well, I had one of those at church on Sunday. I was listening to a talk (like a mini sermon) that was given by the Bishop of our ward (the leader of my local church branch), who also happens to be our good

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My best Christmas ever.

Bubba and I (and the kids) pulled off an epic sub-for-santa this year. I took pictures and keep reciting in my head exactly how I want to blog/tell you all about it…but I can’t. We chose to do it anonymously and the problem with blogging is…you just never know who is reading! It’s killing me.

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How much to spend on your kids for Christmas: Part II…the “WHY”

Yesterday we covered Part I of the “How much to spend on your kids for Christmas” 3-part series. Today it’s time for Part II…the “WHY” of it all (P.S check out Part III when you’re done with this one). Yesterday we discussed how to avoid going into the “unnecessary” territory when buying gifts (overspending on

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