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How To Travel The World Without Breaking The Bank

From a young age, I’ve had a thirst for knowledge that is insatiable and drives my boundless curiosity. That thirst for knowledge steered me to take the road less traveled. I’ve discovered that I am in search of higher truth and wisdom. In my self-improvement journey, I found travel soothes my soul. But travel has done so much more for me. It has expanded my horizons, changed the way I think and view others and the world. Traveling enriches the…

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Back To School: Where To Find Good Deals To Save Big

Shopping for Back-to-School is a yearly task that requires energy and effort. But Abril, you don’t have kids! Oh, no, not yet. I do, however, have teenage brothers who require school supplies, clothes, fidget spinners and whatever other cool trends kids these days have. The boys are now older, and that means shopping has gotten easier for my parents. When my brothers were younger, I remember my parents looking for good deals during the summer and as the first day…

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14 Last-Minute And Inexpensive Gift Ideas For Father’s Day

Fatherhood is an important role. Dads become the voice in our head and have an impact on who we become even after they leave us behind. Therefore they deserve to be celebrated! But life gets busy. You realize Father’s Day is right around the corner, and you’ve been so busy taking care of everything else that you forgot. “Uh-oh!” It completely slipped your mind. Now you feel pressured to find something thoughtful, and quick. Relax, and take a deep breath.…

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How to Buy a House Like a Pro 101

Purchasing a house?  Congratulations! Whether it’s a house for family, vacation, investment, downsizing, or improving lifestyle (such as commute), purchasing a house is an exciting experience.  Who am I kidding? It an amazing experience. Why? Because it will be yours.  It will be the house where family gathers and memories are created.  With all things, there is good and bad.  Let’s be honest here, home buying on the bad side is stressful.  It is challenging, overwhelming and nerve-wracking, specially for…

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7 Secrets to a Happy & Stress-Free Holiday

The holidays are here! Yay!!! Β In my house, we turn on the fireplace almost every night, watch Christmas movies, listen to Christmas music while cooking, and bake cookies and drink chocolate Abuelita. Β We deck the house with Christmas decorations and holiday spirit. Throughout the city, the Christmas spirit is felt. I love the cheery people and children, the meaning of the season, the church service, the happiness, family, food, the decorations, the music, I love it all! And being a…

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