We all wish we could turn back the clock, write a letter to our younger self, and share some critical piece of insight that would change the rest of our life forever. Next year, I’m going to turn 30. This seems like a big milestone, like I should have my life figured out by now […]
If there’s anything positive to say about the recent recession, it’s that many of us have learned how to live on a limited budget in some way. I regularly write about ways to save money or this thing or that, but what are some of the things that I actually practice? Here are some of […]
Time. It’s a universal constant and a universal complaint. We all get the same amount, and most of us treat it as a precious commodity. We also complain about how little of it we have. We read books and blog posts about how to get more time, which really means using the time we already […]
A few weeks ago, the refrigerator in our apartment went out, leaving us without a way to keep food fresh. This is the story of how we dealt with it.
In his recent webinar, Leo Babauta explains that the key to reaching your goals is creating consistent habits. What are the habits I would recommend for success with money?
Now that my son is nearly 14 months, I take a look back at everything we’ve learned in the first year and share my Top 10 frugality tips for raising a baby.
Tax time is always a fun time in our house–mostly because I try to get them done as fast as possible. Here are a few of my tips for 2010.