It sounds ridiculous! A gym membership is usually the first to go when you implement cost saving measures. After all, you can always go for a walk or run. There ARE ways to stay in shape without paying the big bucks month after month for a gym membership. BUT what if I told you a [...]

We've moved twice in six months. Seriously! Are we nuts? The short story is: we sold our home and moved into an apartment while we looked for a new home, found one and moved in. I think that's the shortest story I've ever told! With two moves in a short amount of time, we discovered how to [...]

I actually lost money blogging in March. Between Sunshine And Rainy Days and How Do The Jones Do It, I lost $27.54. In February, I posted my first income report. I was super excited because it was my best month yet. I was still receiving income earned in December, one of my biggest months. Why would I post a [...]

You have a Birthday Party to attend and walk into the card store to hunt for the perfect Birthday card. You turn the card over to discover those tiny little numbers proclaiming your chosen card is $4.95. Say What? Homemade cards are the bee's knees but, if you don't have time to create homemade, we [...]

You've come to grips with the fact that you need to incorporate an allowance for each family member in your spending plan but how do you determine a fair allowance amount? Healthy money talks should be a part of every relationship! Tough negotiations included! When determining a fair allowance amount, why not factor in regular expenses [...]

We sold our home with the intention to move to a neighborhood that is closer to my husband's new job. Our house closed just before Christmas and the homes we had hoped for were no longer on the market. Instead of settling for a home we weren't excited about, we decided to try our hand at apartment [...]

Apartment Life is not our end game but it has been a great temporary solution while we look for our next house to call home! Although our rent is more than the mortgage we had on our home, apartment life has saved us money!   11 Ways Apartment Life Has Saved Us Money We are [...]