How many times have we all used this excuse for not eating well and spending money we don’t really have… Sure, I agree. There are certain times and locations when eating the local fare is a must. I am a huge foodie. Delicious food is my weakness. However, when I am traveling for work, taking a trip cross-country, or… Continue reading But I Was Traveling!
Finances have been a big topic in our house lately. As it true of most people, we have debt and our goal is to not have this debt. For months we have been tweaking our budget and trying new plans of attacking said debt. Our plan is constantly evolving. I would love nothing more than… Continue reading The 6-month Plan
Quick tips on coffee. 1) Buying coffee out is expensive. A small coffee from Starbucks is usually around $1.75. I usually buy Organic Free-Trade coffee priced anywhere from $8.99 to $13.99 per pound. Even at this more-expensive-than-Folgers price, I would start saving money anytime after my 8th 12-oz cup of coffee. And we all know that a… Continue reading Coffee. Hot. Iced. No discrimination.
6 AM on a Friday. Awake. It is not atypical for me to find myself awake at this hour, but my schedule has been helter-skelter, hour-by-hour and I found myself still awake at 1245 this morning. Yawn. Coffee and blogging in my hotel room while my mother and my niece snore away, and my sister… Continue reading The $1 outfit and Goodwill Challenge