A Budget in Review

SO I was going to do like a 6-month review on our budget, and then I realized it's July, but 7-month review just doesn't have the same ring to it, so I'm going to call it a 6-month review even ... Read More...

Still alive

Ever have those moments where you feel like life is good but there's nothing new to report? I've been feeling like that. My life is moving along swimmingly. (sidenote: I wonder why the word swimmingly means "effortless" because if you've ever ... Read More...

More ways to make money online

This is a Sponsored post written by me on behalf of uSell for SocialSpark. All opinions are 100% mine. I had a bunch of old cell phones that I sold at a garage sale for about $10. It was just too ... Read More...

Saving money on eyeglasses

This is a Sponsored post written by me on behalf of Zenni Optical for SocialSpark. All opinions are 100% mine. As a newlywed on a budget, I am consistently looking for new ways to save money. I already use coupons at ... Read More...

June Budget Breakdown

Midway through July, and I'm barely summarizing June's Budget. Let's start with how we did with our June goals: Reduce our grocery spending back down to $350 or less. FAIL. But we were close! We spent $385.77 and it's a vast ... Read More...

The Baby Bucket List

I got the idea for a baby bucket list from Newlyweds Next Door. Here are all the things to do before we have a baby (aka sometime around 2014 or after *we hope*): Personal Purchase a DSLR camera Get rid of BPA materials ... Read More...