Kroger Deal of the Day

You all know I love a good deal. So I couldn't resist sharing some information on how you can snag some great deals this week at your local Kroger. How does free stuff sound? Come on-- who doesn't like FREE? Kroger is ... Read More...

Paying off my student loans

After paying off our car loan and only $700 away from being credit card debt free, my next plan is to tackle my student loans. For some reason, paying off my student loans doesn't give me that same "Yay I'm ... Read More...

10-Pound Challenge Update: Week 4

Last week marked Week 4 of the 10-Pound Challenge, we are officially one-third of the way through. SO how's it going? As of Week 4, I have lost 3.4 pounds. Not stellar, but at least it's some progress. I know the rules ... Read More...

What I will tell our children

The boxes have been packed and dropped off at the new house. The furnishings remain and will be taken today. By the end of this day, our shack will be empty, just like the day we arrived 15 months ago. There ... Read More...

How will moving affect our budget?

Moving into a bigger place is going to put a big dent into our budget. As a somewhat personal finance blogger, I feel like I need to justify this expense and our decision to move. And while I know that people ... Read More...

Custom Wavefront PRK

This is a review on my experience with Custom Wavefront PRK. I wanted to get Lasik surgery on my eyes as one of my goals this year. I set aside $5,000 in my flex spending account to cover the expense with ... Read More...