GIVEAWAY: The best bra in the world

I have found the best bra in the world. And I’m ready to give one away! Let me preface—I feel like I’ve tried on every bra in the world. From Walmart to Nordstrom’s to Italy, I’ve seen them all. I stuck ... Read More...

Is it worth it to pay off loans?

Car loans, student loans, where to start? A lot of people have suggested that we should use any extra money we have to pay off my students loans and car loan. How much is the debt, you ask? At this point—student loans ... Read More...

A fun money account for husbands?

What happens when one person is really good at managing money and the other person is really…not? How do you teach the other person good spending and saving habits without wrecking the household budget in the process? This was our dilemma. Eric and ... Read More...

How to Budget in Six Easy Steps

There are several  websites out there that can give you complex-looking  equations, color coded schemes and in-depth Excel spreadsheets. My blog is not one of those websites. I hate math—I took Computer Science 101 in college to fulfill my math requirement. I ... Read More...

2011 Budget

New job, new income, new budget. I know you all have missed my color-coded pie charts, so here we go. This is what our new monthly budget looks like. This is the very first month it is going into effect, so ... Read More...

The Newlywed 15

The most embarrassing thing happened to me at the gym the other day. After busting my butt at a 5:30 a.m. spin class before work, I showered and then went to put on my clothes. As I was pulling up ... Read More...

2011 Resolutions

I know some people have a thing against new year's resolutions because we're setting ourselves up for failure and we should focus on improving ourselves in small steps every day, yadda yadda yadda, bull crap. I like New Year's Resolutions. ... Read More...

In 2010…

In January, I started officially dating a guy who had emailed me through my old blog . We had met a few weeks prior and thought we would just be friends. But his charm and personality won me over. Throughout ... Read More...

December Recap

Last year, I decided to keep track of all the extra money we make--aside from our normal jobs. This money, also known as The Side Hustle, will help fund our honeymoon to Costa Rica. Here is our side hustle income ... Read More...