How to Budget and Still Stay Sane

We know the basics of making a budget. Seeing it on paper is one thing. You feel organized, ahead of...

Saving on School Lunches Part 2: Preparing School Lunches for Picky Eaters

Last time, we discussed the merits of bento boxes. This week we will go over packing school lunches. Again, if...

Is a Certificate of Deposit right for you?

A Certificate of Deposit, a.k.a a CD, is a great option to grow your savings, but there are some factors...

Saving on School Lunches Part 1: Are Bento Boxes Right for You?

Shortly before school started a few weeks ago, my husband announced that we would be sending lunches to school with...

Is Fall the Best Time to Buy a House?

Sometimes it’s smarter to buy certain items according to the season, like sweaters near the end of winter and swimsuits in...

What To Do With The Leftovers From Your Yard Sale

So you’ve had your yard sale. You sold a few things, made a few dollars and, hopefully, have a little...

10 Must-Pack Items For A Cruise

For first-time cruisers, packing can be overwhelming. You don’t know what to expect and it’s scary to think you’ll be...

Top Five Tips for Launching Your Business

1. Share Your Idea and Feedback When you have an idea for a business, it’s great to let people know....

Where Does All Of Your Money Go?

I’ve never considered myself to be “rich”, at least as far as money goes.  But since I am now retired...

Diary of a First-Time Home Buyer: What I Learned in the First Week

As of July 7th, my fiancé (still weird to say that word) and I have officially owned and lived in...

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