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Cheap ALDI Soup Recipe! | $.82 Hearty Fall Meal

Cheap ALDI Soup Recipe! | $.82 Hearty Fall Meal

Dropping temperatures leave me wanting ALL the warm things! Cozy blankets, foamy cappuccinos, and especially hearty meals. This cheap ALDI soup recipe is exactly what the season ordered! One-pot. Easy. Healthy. Delicious. Plus, it's gluten-free and dairy-free! In the...

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20 Fall Date Ideas for Any Budget!

20 Fall Date Ideas for Any Budget!

Inexpensive fall date ideas are a must when you're on a tight budget—especially if you also have to pay for a babysitter! Autumn date nights are all about keeping the vibes warm and cozy, whether you stay inside by the fire or venture out and brave the chill. So here...

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Traveling Light with Kids | Minimalist Family Packing Tips

Traveling Light with Kids | Minimalist Family Packing Tips

We love traveling together as a family, but it took us over 2 years—and many trips across the country—to realize that traveling light with kids is the way to go. Learning how to pack minimally has made the biggest difference! I'm naturally a planner, and I used to...

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I’m Lauren—
a wife, mama, and dark chocolate lover
learning to create a beautiful life on a budget!

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