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Sheri McGregor

Sheri McGregor is grateful for the freedom of expression she enjoys as a writer. Lately, she's settled into writing about what most interests her: psychology, business, people, and nature for nonprofits, magazines, and at her joyful living and homesteading blog: Balance and Joy. As a native San Diegan, she also publishes San Diego Hikes, the subject of her three latest books, 60 Hikes Within 60 Miles: San Diego, Day & Overnight Hikes: Anza Borrego Desert State Park, and Easy Hikes Close to Home: San Diego. As a mother of five, Sheri learned from necessity how to live well for less, and calls this smart lifestyle "the new swank."

Jan 152013
 January 15, 2013  Posted by  Food, Hot Deals Comments Off
Does keeping chickens save money on eggs?

Backyard chicken keeping is sweeping the nation, but is it really cheaper to keep your own chickens for eggs? Unfortunately, there’s no hard-boiled answer. Consider a few facts from an experienced keeper to help you decide.

Jul 142012
 July 14, 2012  Posted by  Money Comments Off

Quit doing some of the things you spend money on, and you may find yourself enjoying life more. Plus, you’ll appreciate those little luxuries more when you go back to them.