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7 reasons why I’m thrifty

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7 reasons why I’m thrifty

Totally shocking right? A plastic surgeons wife who (gasp) is thrifty. Well it comes out in certain areas of our lives…in others I have no issues paying for quality and convenience. This is the first blog of a series about thriftiness. It’s something people value but seem to rarely talk about. I on the other hand am never afraid to say I bought something at consignment or scored it at a Goodwill years ago. ┬áTrust me I’m a big believer in supporting retail┬ábusinesses and investing in quality pieces. But I’m very thrifty as well, particularly in three specific areas of our lives…more on that later.… Continue reading

Christmas the RPW way

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Christmas the RPW way

In the 14 years I’ve been a Real Plastic Wife Christmas has never been ‘normal’. There was the year we were engaged and Dr. Hubs spent Christmas day in the ER on call. Then the year we literally moved to LA on Christmas day so he could start his aesthetics fellowship a few days later. And then of course after we had kids Christmas suddenly felt like there were all these rules we had to abide by. About 3 years ago we decided to make our own rules and our Christmases have never been better.

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