Rachel Curry

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jumping for joy

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Dec 16

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I am debt free

Last week, I made the final payment on my student loan, the last remnant of financial debt I’d been carrying. That makes me… DEBT FREE, baby! Over the last 10 years I’ve made it a priority in my life to be conscious about my relationship with money. Early on, I had a lot of fun […]

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Sep 16

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I go to the gym to watch T.V.

If you know me well then you know I don’t go to the gym to exercise, I go to watch T.V.   Let’s be honest. The feeling better and the staying healthy things are some sweet side benefits, for sure, but they don’t inspire me most of the time. Although mindless T.V. isn’t so inspiring either, it ...

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A Nighttime Walk

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Jun 16

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It seemed like a good idea at the time

Have you ever said, “Welp*, that isn’t going to create the reaction I want, is it?” [*Insert your favorite expressive word here.] We’re doing the best we can with what we have in the moment, and it makes sense to react that way b/c we’ve always done it…it’s an automatic habit, a knee-jerk ...

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Apr 16

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A bounce house for dinosaurs, of course

Few things are quite as entertaining and amazing as the mind of a child, where imagination and reality can coexist. Children are so present to their emotions, are so quick to forgive, and who could forget that ever present curiosity?   In February, I helped out a preschool as they found a full time teacher. Having spent […]

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Barrel that says "Have Fun"

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Oct 15

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Making a deadline work for you / A system for people who hate systems

Did anyone else work up until the last moment of a deadline in high school? I did that all the time. Sometimes I’d stay up to all hours finishing something…or procrastinating until the final hour when I really just had to get it done. Thankfully, my high school work isn’t anything that I have to […]

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