September Budget

So it's the last day at the month...this is where we look back and applaud ourselves for being so good with our budget...OR look at ways in how we can improve and stick to our budget.This months is one of ... Read More...

The GREAT Garage Sale

We did it! This weekend, while Eric was held captive by his job for practically three days straight--I had a garage sale with my in-laws! And we made big bucks! Well...big enough to buy some essential (read: pillows, rug) items we ... Read More...

Living without the excess

In my anticipation for this weekend's great garage sale, I went through all my stuff. Turns out...I have a lot of stuff. Most of which I don't even use. And I have to stop and think to myself, "Holy Crap, ... Read More...

Keepin the spice alive

There was a point in my early to mid-20's where I went out almost every weekend. Activities involved drinking, bars, more drinking and more bars. This lifestyle quickly became tiring and after about a year, I was ready to "settle ... Read More...

Things my husband does

I think I'm going to start a new little series on this blog and call it Things My Husband Does. Before we got married, Eric would always say how he was pretty clean but his mom was the one who was ... Read More...

PILLOWS!!!

Now that I have my brand new (painted) red coffee table, I want to find pillows to put on our couch to make the color pop. I hated throw pillows. Like really, I swore to my mother I was never EVER ... Read More...