Book Review: Tweet This!

I have a confession to make: I'm not a big fan of Twitter. I use it sporadically, and don't really "get it." Who cares what I'm doing? Why do I care what others are doing? A part of me hopes ... Read More...

(Dream) Home shopping

Before Eric started his new job, most of our weekend mornings were spent walking to our local bakery for some morning coffee and a fresh basked pastry. I loved the laziness of it, the not rushing to be somewhere, and ... Read More...

Putting problems into perspective

Every year, we make new year's resolutions and every year, we're inevitably bound to break them. But despite knowing that we're somehow destined to fail, we repeat the pattern of making and breaking because we hope that maybe, just maybe, ... Read More...

Why I’m not a Dave Ramsey Fan

I read a lot of personal finance blogs and I frequently hear references to Dave Ramsey as if he's some sort of God. Being an Oprah fan--yeah, I admit it!--I've always been more into Suze Orman, and worshiped The Money Book ... Read More...

The Christmas Checklist

I know Thanksgiving hasn't even passed yet, but there's 50-or-so-days-left (I'm not really sure, I was too lazy to count) till Christmas! Plus it's daylight savings time so it's pitch black by the time I leave the office, and the ... Read More...

Decorating on a Budget

This is part III of Decorating on a Budget Week! If you'd like, you can also read Part I and Part II. Today's post is not only about how to be frugal in decorating your kitchen but also how to maximize ... Read More...

The Shop of Mom and Dad

Part II of Decorating on a Budget WEEK! You can read Part I here. If I had one piece of advice for upcoming brides, it would be "Be friends with your mother-in-law." Especially if she has nice stuff. Just kidding! (maybe...) I ... Read More...

Our very first Christmas Card!

Everyone knows my obsession with the holidays, right? Well, I am SO excited to be putting together our very first Christmas card! Am I super weird that I've been looking forward to this ever since I said "I do" ? It's been ... Read More...

Decorating on a Budget

Over here, at Newlyweds on a Budget, we like to think we're hott stuff. (that's right, two t's, that's how hott we are.) So rather than devote one post to my amazing good fortune and incredibly cheap decorating budget, I ... Read More...