Month: November 2017

Why ‘The Millionaire Next Door’ is a Myth to Most Millennials

Why ‘The Millionaire Next Door’ is a Myth to Most Millennials

[This post may contain affiliate links at no additional cost to you.] Think back 30 years ago, do you think the socioeconomics of the world has stayed the same? No. It’s harder than ever to become a “real” millionaire today through frugality if you part of the […]

What Writer Burnout Feels Like & How I Deal With It

What Writer Burnout Feels Like & How I Deal With It

Blogger Problems #001 October was an amazing month for me, I had over 28,000 page views and lots of blogger love. Last month, my blog sister told me she was going through a blog burnout. I was wondering where my burnout was because we started around the same […]

5 Frugal Dog Things We Don’t Do

5 Frugal Dog Things We Don’t Do

[This post may contain affiliate links at no additional cost to you. Please read my disclosures for more info.] Dogs can take a bite out of your budget if you’re not careful. But being Man’s Best Friends, it’s hard to resist splurging on our wet nosed pals. […]

How to Comparison Shop for Happiness

How to Comparison Shop for Happiness

With the holidays coming up, there is going to be a lot of smart shoppers out there searching for the best deals. But for now, I’ve created a shopping guide for something else more important than getting the best deals on Black Friday. I’m working […]

6 Month Blog Traffic Report – Can You Believe This Donut Made It?

6 Month Blog Traffic Report – Can You Believe This Donut Made It?

[This post may contain affiliate links at no additional cost to you. Please read my disclosures for more info.] Woot woot! Please ignore how late this blog update is. I’ve put it off because there were a lot of things I wanted to say for my 6th month. […]

The 4 Main Benefits of Car-Free Living

The 4 Main Benefits of Car-Free Living

For me, there’s nothing more infuriating than being stuck in traffic. It’s not just the waiting or the concentration necessary to be a responsible driver but it’s also the nagging penny pincher in me knowing that every single minute I am idling there, it’s burning […]

What Is The REAL Cost of Raising a Kid If Done Frugally?

What Is The REAL Cost of Raising a Kid If Done Frugally?

[This post may contain affiliate links at no additional cost to you.] Jared and I were having the kid talk and decided to put it off until we were less stressed and financially independent. Oh boy, did I get sticker shock when I saw how much it would cost […]

The Conversation The Fortunate Few Gets to Have

The Conversation The Fortunate Few Gets to Have

[ Follow up post to “The Fight That Made Me A Better Wife” ] So here we both are, after a fight, hanging out on our Craigslist sofa that came with a mysterious orange stain. It’s already pitch black outside because Jared spent another 12 […]