Want to know about some scary things I’ve done with money? How does spending $1,300 on a vacuum sound? Read about that and more here.
We recently traveled to Europe on a budget with the help of credit card rewards. Read this post for the juicy details…complete with pics!!!
Please enjoy this post from Jacob at IHeartBudgets.net. Recently I dropped some coin on a sweet ride for my wife because her car was starting to feel a little cramped. Baby in the back, dog on the seat and some amazing frugal finds filling in the rest of the space means that if another little […]
This past weekend, my husband and I took the kids on a frugal theme park getaway to King’s Island – a fun, family park just a few hours from our home. Although it wasn’t our first choice, we had an awesome time. You see, I initially had this crazy idea to take a frugal trip […]
With our ten-year wedding anniversary coming up later this year, my husband has been feeling generous. For our anniversary gift, he said I could pick between a few amazing things – either a new, upgraded wedding ring or a trip anywhere in the world. I think you know how that conversation went. I actually like […]
Karma’s a bitch sometimes. It seems like just yesterday that I was writing about how dumb Bath & Body Works mailings can be. Yet, there I was – gift card in hand, a disgusted look on my face. I didn’t plan it this way. In fact, I didn’t do anything wrong. I blame it all […]
A few days ago, I got some awesome news that I couldn’t wait to share. Apparently, Toyota Motors is seriously interested in my 2009 Toyota Prius as a trade-in and is willing to pay top dollar. Even better, they want to upgrade me to a brand new 2015 Prius for – get this – only […]
It’s been a while since I worked in a job that would be considered “low-wage,” but that doesn’t mean I don’t remember what the low-wage lifestyle was like. Quite the contrary, really. I actually remember exactly what it felt like to be broke until payday, struggling to come up with money for anything extra – […]
Last week, Greg was forced to take a cold shower. But before you start feeling sorry for him, you should know that it isn’t what you think. Here’s what happened: Basically, our water heater died sometime during the night without our knowledge. My lucky husband just happened to be the person who learned this knowledge […]
I have a confession. I might be slightly jealous of all the people who know exactly when they will be able to retire. Nothing personal.