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The Problem With Religion and Debt


August 24, 2015 by Michelle


This may bother you if you are especially religious, so here’s my warning now. Read with your own compass and …
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10 Things I Miss About Working a Real Job


August 12, 2015 by Michelle

working a real job

Ahhh… freelance life. It’s 8am, and instead of screaming at other cars during my morning commute or struggling to eat …
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Everyday’s an Adventure (At Least I Tell Myself That)


August 10, 2015 by Michelle


Good morning Baby FNP. What will our adventure be today?  Every day I ask myself and my child the same …
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The Cloth Diapers FAQ: Everything About Poop You Were Too Afraid to Ask


August 5, 2015 by Michelle

cloth diapers faq

When I tell people that we are cloth diapering, I get one of two reactions. Guess which one is the …
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10 Things You Learn from Watching Property Brothers


July 30, 2015 by Michelle

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Ahhh Netflix. Thanks for making new motherhood more bearable. If it wasn’t for you and your Roku app, I have …
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Checking In With Dad: Adventures in Dadhood


July 28, 2015 by Brendan


Hey everybody! It’s been a while since I updated you on what’s been going on from the husband side of …
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Finding Your Niche: It’s Getting Sexy!


July 20, 2015 by Michelle

finding your niche

So, you’re a freelance writer? What do you write?  — Well, a little of everything really.  Like what?  — Uhh… …
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Frugal Parenting for Lazy Moms and Dads


July 13, 2015 by Michelle

frugal parenting

Two months into being a parent, and we’re starting to hit our stride. We are finally getting used to Baby …
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My Come to Jesus Debt Update Post


July 8, 2015 by Michelle

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You probably could predict that this was coming. Now that baby FNP is home and a month (!!!) has passed …
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An FNP Update


July 7, 2015 by Michelle


I feel like I owe you all an explanation of where we’ve been lately! So, I’m taking a quick moment …
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Hey-o! I’m Michelle. FitNPoor was started when my husband lost his job and we were forced to make big changes with our lifestyle. Now he's employed and I'm working my dream job as a writer and small business owner. This is my journey of knowing nothing to learning everything possible. I'm getting us on the right track to financial freedom by slimming down our debt and working out our assets.

Emergency Savings Goal

Where We're At
3,200/8,000 dollars

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