On Netflix, Justin Bieber and links

So I signed up for a one-month free trial on Netflix because I don't like to turn down anything free. They asked me to rate movies I've seen and all that jazz and they're super awesome intelligent computers are supposed ... Read More...

Spring Cleaning for Two

Spring is in the air. Easter, daylight savings time, outdoor picnics…spring cleaning? Now that Eric and I have upgraded from our love shack and moved into our little home, we have taken much more pride in keeping it clean. We both ... Read More...

10-Pound Challenge: Week 8

Last Monday marked Week 8 of the Lose 10 Pounds in 12 Weeks Challenge aka the 10 Pound Challenge. This week, I give updates. In my true form of brutal honesty--is there any other kind--I've decided to admit that I have ... Read More...

On training for a half-marathon

I'm just a beginner when it comes to running, but I'm still training for a half marathon. My training for the half-marathon May 6 is in full force. I ran 5 miles last Saturday, which is the longest I've run since ... Read More...

Fighting about money

In our almost two years of marriage, the biggest fights Eric and I had were about money. There's just so much to fight about: we don't have enough money, how we spend money, how we save money, what we plan ... Read More...

How to make money as a mystery shopper

I've spoken about how to become a mystery shopper, but now that I've been doing it for about five months, I wanted to share some of the perks. In the past five months, I have: eaten meals at restaurants we can't afford had ... Read More...

His debt, Her debt, Our debt

When you get married, does his and her debt all of a sudden become our debt? Perhaps if you decide to keep separate checking accounts, it’s a lot easier to keep debt separated. But if one partner has a lot ... Read More...