This post may contain affiliate links, please read my disclosure for more information. Thank you for supporting our green mission! A new year brings new goals and if you’re struggling to get hold of your finances or just want to be able to track them more easily, check out our review of Personal Capital. I have… Read More Personal Capital Review
We bought our house in July 2016. As we were looking, we were getting an idea of what features were the most important to us. We came up with a Requirements List and a Wish List. The required characteristics were…required. For the wish list, our thought was if we have a few of these things,… Read More You Don’t Need the Perfect Home All At Once
This post may contain affiliate links, please read my disclosure for more information. Thank you for supporting our green mission! About a third of New year’s resolutions center around weight and exercise. It’s a common scene that the gym is packed during January from everyone making their resolutions. Yet with all great intentions, 80% of… Read More Get in Shape for the New Year – Exercise on a Budget!
This post may contain affiliate links, please read my disclosure for more information. Thank you for supporting our green mission! The best way to make permanent changes in your habits is to make gradual, small changes. Think of habits like crash diets. What happens when you decide you are going to cut out all sugar,… Read More Step into the New Year Being Green! Easy Changes for your Daily Routine
For this post, I’m so thrilled to have partnered with Emily at Dig In, Dig Out. My first guest post! We both see how important it is to change habits long term in order to find financial success. What better place to kick off new habits than with a New Year’s resolution? Emily started budgeting… Read More Kick the New Year Off Right – 8 Resolution Ideas!
After 6 years, a house, and a dog together, the other half and I tied the knot in July of this year. Our plan had always been to buy a house first. A roof over our heads building equity was more important than throwing a party. Once we were moved into the house and began… Read More 14 Ways We Saved Money On Our Wedding
SANTA AND REINDEER AND GARLANDS GALORE. I’ll be honest, Thanksgiving to me is just the beginning of Christmas. Once that meal ends I am officially allowed by the husband to begin my Christmas decorating in the house. I start begging on November 1st when Halloween is over. He spends the next few weeks reining me… Read More Christmas Tree, Oh Christmas Tree
When I was growing up, my mom was, for the most part, a stay at home mom. She had a part time job doing upholstery, but it was really only out of a passion for redoing antique furniture than for extra income. My dad was the one that worked full time. While he made a… Read More Why My Closet is Only Consignment
As you review your daily habits to help thicken your wallet and decrease your environmental impact, there are a few golden changes that an immediate huge payoff. Using a reusable water bottle and ditching the single use plastic is one of those. Even though the large majority of Americans have easy access to clean drinking… Read More Save Over $1,000 a Year with One Easy Change
In 1992, the Union of Concerned Scientists and over 1,700 other independent scientists published the World Scientists’ Warning to Humanity. On the 25th anniversary, a second warning has now been published. In the original warning, scientists noted concern about damage on planet Earth such as ozone depletion, freshwater availability, marine life depletion, ocean dead zones,… Read More A Second Warning to Humanity