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table align=”center” cellpadding=”0″ cellspacing=”0″ class=”tr-caption-container” style=”margin-left: auto; margin-right: auto; text-align: center;”tbodytrtd style=”text-align: center;”a href=”” imageanchor=”1″ style=”margin-left: auto; margin-right: auto;”img border=”0″ height=”320″ src=”” width=”256″ //a/td/trtrtd class=”tr-caption” style=”text-align: center;”Photo at the midst of chasing a toddler, picking up kids, making dinner, and all that is called being a mom, I have LOVED catching up on some blogs via my phone. Many people do a weekend round up, but I happen to have a minute to post today and it’s Thursday, so it’s a Thursday Round Up! I have started emailing great posts to myself so I can pass them along em{and save them on my blog for future reference}/em:br /strongbr //strongbr /strongFinancial Info/strongbr /ula href=””/alia href=””span xmlns=””Sandy from /span/aa href=””Yes, I Am Cheap/a talks about a href=””The End of Credit Cards is Coming/a by using your smartphone!?! I already access my store cards via a href=””Key Ring app/abr /em{which I LOOOOOOVE!!}/em, so this is not too //lispan xmlns=””liCrystal from a href=””Budgeting In the Fun Stuff/a asks a href=””Would You Like to Buy a $75,000 Ford Expedition?/a-Ummm…no. It is unbelievable what some people do to keep up with the //liliJaymus at a href=””Realized Returns/a is a href=””Paying it forward at Timmies/a or rather someone else paid it forward…NICE! br //liliI get my taxes done and in by the first week of February, but Khaleef Crumbley from a href=””Faithful With a Few/a informed me of a a href=””Tax Filing Delay Means Valentine Gift for 50 Million Taxpayers/a. That is a bummer./li/span/ulstrongFood/strongbr /ullispan xmlns=””Laura at a href=””Heavenly Homemakers/a rocks at giving me recipes that are from scratch and a bit healthier. I have already tried several including her a href=””Potato Soup/a. YUMMO!!! br //span/lispan xmlns=””lia href=””Suckerpunchdebt/a posted a knock-off recipe for Sbux a href=””Salted Carmel Hot Chocolate/a. I’ll admit, I didn’t have all the ingredients when I first tried it {I used regular hot chocolate packets}, but it still rocked my world!br //liliAnd because I just span style=”text-decoration: line-through;”wasted /spanspent almost $5 on an Iced Caramel Macchiato {don’t worry, I used my blow money}, I appreciated reading a href=””Grow Rich Simply’s/a post on how to a href=””Make Starbucks Quality Lattes at Home/a. br //li/span/ulspan xmlns=””There is sooooo much more out there so I will attempt to do a round-up each week of my favorite reads. It’s amazing what you can learn from other people. br //spanbr /span xmlns=””Have a fabulous weekend!br //spanbr /a href=”” target=”_blank”img alt=”Anna” border=”0″ src=”” //a