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Las Vegas Homeschoolers - Indoor Rock Climbing Event

Sounds like fun.

Las Vegas Homeschoolers
Indoor Rock Climbing Event

Where: Nevada Climbing Center
3065 E Patrick Lane, Las Vegas, NV 89120
(702) 898-8192

When: Feb 19th
Time: 11:30pm – 2:30 pm

Cost: $7 (includes harness) or
$8 (includes harness and climbing shoes)


*There are tables and chairs if you wish to bring drinks or snacks.
*All levels welcome! You must be 9 or older in order to belay.
*Parents or older siblings who wish to belay, will be given instruction
on techniques.

Is Wearing A Wedding Ring Important to You Poll - Marriage About.com

Is wearing a wedding ring important to you?

It's been very important to me. I've had several rings so it's not the ring but what it does for me. I love the weight and the feel of my ring and when I look at it I love the memories of our life together. And I'm very happy to say that my husband finally purchased a wedding ring in 2007. He used to say that he would lose it but after this girl losing a couple of rings I think he figured it out. It's not the expense it the round piece of jewelry on your finger.

Click here to participate in About.com Marriage Poll.

Works for Me Wednesday - January 28, 2009

Fall Theme Boutonniere purchased from Sweet B Papers at Etsy.com

When my husband and I decided to renew our wedding vows, last October, I wanted the boutonnieres that would be keepsakes but affordable. Thanks to a blogging recommendation and link I found Sweet B Papers at Etsy.com.

The unique, creativity and colors were just what we wanted. Sweet B Papers packaging was a gift in it's self.

Wordless Wednesday - Favorite Family Cookie

Our family's favorite - cocoa cappucino crinkle cookies courtesy of Seasonal Simply at Etsy.com

Why You Should Have a Small Wedding or Renewal Ceremony

When my husband and I renewed our weddings vows last October we knew that we didn't want more then 50 guests. We wanted to have a nice dinner at Landry's Seafood House, a ceremony and reception at Victoria's Chapel and a beautiful gown. And we wanted to stay within budget!

These difficult economics times many people are questioning the large and expensive ceremony. Click here to read this article for other reasons you and spouse/groom will love a smaller event!

"24" - Enjoying Jack Kick Butt!

The husband and I have been enjoying Jack's return on Fox. If you miss an episode you can catch up online!

Blog Recommendation: Cents to Get Debt-Free

I loved her post "Finding Freedom: Managing Your Expenses".

Marcus just completed a school project were he had to make a monthly budget, based on $30,000 a year, 22 year old male. He said that he learn alot about needless spending. Then came the tough question, "Mom and Dad, do you have a budget?" We responded "No but now that we're have new income lets get on one."

Cents to Get Debt-Free has some fantastic information. It still leaves room to make tithings and charitable donations.

We'll have to incorporate her tips with our plan.

Please stop by her blog to read more ways you can save.