The Bullet List Post

You know when you have a lot of little stories in your head, but nothing is meaty enough to make a blog post? That has been me non-stop for the past two months ... so instead I'll just do bullets. Eric ... Read More...

PPO or HMO? Help me decide

Here’s the deal, Eric and I originally had a PPO. Then we switched to an HMO, because it was A LOT cheaper, in that we are currently only paying $15 a month for health insurance. However, this year, prices went up, and ... Read More...

True Story: I sent myself flowers

Back when I could lose 5 pounds simply by skipping the bread basket, I watched Clueless and thought it was so cool that Cher sent herself flowers to make whats-his-name jealous. One time I received flowers from a friend, and even ... Read More...

I Need a Cheaper Cell Phone Plan

In our quest to save for our down payment, we've been eliminating excess spending, and hunkering down on our budget. We've brought down our cable bill, internet bill, put ourselves on an allowance, and have really been sticking to our budget--finally. But ... Read More...

How We Saved $30k in 7 Months

Well, we did it. We met our goal to save $30k in 2014 five months early. INSANE. //   How does this happen? Because even now, I am having a hard time wrapping my head around it. Here is how our savings has grown over ... Read More...