Why I DON’T Want to Buy a House

In true girl fashion, I decided that I reserve the right to change my mind at any time. On Monday, I was ready to buy a house. By Tuesday, I decided to change my mind--I don't want to buy house. At least not ... Read More...

I want to buy a house

It’s no secret that our next big goal is to purchase a house. I find that the decision to purchase a home has become entirely emotional and not so much fiscally practical. Because financially, I’m not so sure that buying is a ... Read More...

Why I’ll Never Quit My Day Job

It's something that happens rather frequently in the personal finance blog community: Millennials quitting their jobs and pursuing their dreams of working for themselves as freelancers and entrepreneurs. Budgeting in the Fun Stuff did it. Making Sense of Cents did it. ... Read More...

Girl Shooting Gun

Eric took me shooting last weekend, and it wasn't as scary as I thought it was going to be. When I first walked into the range, I immediately wanted to walk back out. The noise was just overwhelming, even with my ... Read More...

What to consider when buying a new car

Besides a house, buying a car is most likely the second largest purchase you’ll make. There are so many options available, different makes and models, it can easily be overwhelming to think about what you need to consider when buying ... Read More...

Check out my new blog design!

Ironically, the day I published What Childless People Really Think About Friends with Kids, I received a belated birthday gift in the mail from my friend who just had a baby two weeks ago. So she bought a gift, and then mailed it ... Read More...