The GREAT Garage Sale

We did it!This weekend, while Eric was held captive by his job for practically three days straight--I had a garage sale with my in-laws! And we made big bucks! Well...big enough to buy some essential (read: pillows, rug) items we ... Read More...

The $20 guilt-free shopping trip

There are few things that can give me a thrill quite like shopping or dessert. Since dessert makes me fat, I choose shopping.But shopping when you're on a budget is torture. It's like you know the other shoppers are just ... Read More...

Credit Card Crunch

Here's the thing about credit card debt. You can spend, spend, spend and have all these shiny glittery new things, but at the end of the day, the money has to come from somewhere. And if you spend, spend, spend, ... Read More...