When my husband and I got engaged, we had almost nothing. Now, we’re in a much better financial position, but I still won’t upgrade my ring. Here’s why.
There’s no quick and easy way to pay for an adoption. It takes planning and patience. Here are 9 ways to pay without acquiring long-term debt.
If you read last week’s post on the hidden costs and perils of buying new wood floors or have been following us on Twitter, you already know that Greg and I took on a pretty major home remodeling project earlier this year. We signed the contract in January, but they didn’t finish everything up until just last week. […]
Becoming a parent has taught me many things, including how to deal with money. Here are five money lessons I’ve learned after becoming a parent.
Planning for your death won’t make it happen sooner. It’s time to stop napping and start planning for your final party!
I have a confession to make. Last month, I splurged on something that wasn’t in my budget. Frustrated with my then boring exercise routine, I ordered a fairly pricey workout video series called Focus T25 off of Amazon.com. Even though I normally like to exercise outside, I wanted to do something different for a change. I […]
Want to know how I got my kids to eat more vegetables? Click here and learn the simple trick I use to get them to eat veggies. Brace yourself! It’s a doozy!
I hate having extra stuff laying around, especially when it is costing me money. Here’s why we’re getting rid of the van and making due with one car.
Oh. My. God. We returned from an out of town trip to find out our pets had freakin’ fleas! Of course, we tried to kill these buggers on a budget, but we got what we paid for. Here’s our flea story, and how we finally found something that worked.
Last week, I got to spend time with a group of the most talented, motivated, and supportive people I’ve ever met. I mean, these people are freakin’ awesome. Here are 5 amazing lessons that I’m taking away from this year’s FinCon!