It’s 2 p.m. on a Tuesday, sweat is dripping from my forehead as I gingerly remove the smelly trash, piece by piece, from the big garbage bin in the garage. After frantically searching for my car keys for at least an hour, the trash bin is my last resort. Why are my keys lost? Because, … Read more
Category: Every Day Living
Inside: Common marriage money problems and three tips to overcome them.
My shoulders ached with tension as I sat at the computer, reviewing our joint checking transactions. I bit my lip and squeezed my eyes shut to hold back frustrated tears.
Sighing with despair, I realized that we didn’t have an income problem. No. What … Read more
Inside: Traveling with tweens this summer? Here are fun and affordable travel products for tweens that you need to keep them satisfied and keep you sane.
Summertime is here, and for many, that means travel. Whether it’s by plane, train or automobile, time spent confined in any mode of transportation can make anyone antsy. Especially … Read more
If there’s one thing I love, it’s getting out of town with my family. Something about getting away, even for a long weekend, just lifts my spirits. But vacation costs add up fast. Since I’m the money-manager of the family, I’m always looking for ways to save money on family travel.
Our family vacations can … Read more
Stress. None of us are immune. I know I’ve had my share. And while we all deal with stress on a regular basis, some of us handle with it differently. Me? I’m a stress eater. Times of stress and overwhelm are when I typically make my worst food choices.
But since hitting my 40s, I … Read more
Finding cute, tall clothing for women has always been one of my life goals.
When you’re over 5′ 9″, finding fashion that fits can literally have you pulling your hair out in frustration. I should know. I was six feet tall by age 14.
Luckily, there are so many more options for fashion for tall … Read more