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In Praise of Homemade Gifts

In Praise of Homemade Gifts

A few years ago, during a period of unemployment, I decided to make my own Christmas gifts. I had my...

Don't Be Blinded By The Shiny Christmas Decorations…Or Target Deals

Don't Be Blinded By The Shiny Christmas Decorations…Or Target Deals

I know that Jesus is supposed to be the reason for the season but unless you haven’t walked into a...

Don’t Be Blinded By The Shiny Christmas Decorations…Or Target Deals

Don’t Be Blinded By The Shiny Christmas Decorations…Or Target Deals

I know that Jesus is supposed to be the reason for the season but unless you haven’t walked into a...

A Weekend Getaway

A Weekend Getaway

Sean and I are going away overnight on Saturday to visit friends. They have a baby and a dog already...

A Bookcase of Ones Own

A Bookcase of Ones Own

Yesterday, my long awaited bookcase was ready for me to put my books into it. When my boyfriend asked me...

SOS (Shoveling Own Snow)

SOS (Shoveling Own Snow)

The great thing about having a house is getting to play outside in the snow. The great thing about having...

Breaking The Circuit AKA How To Get A Random Check From The State Of Maine

Breaking The Circuit AKA How To Get A Random Check From The State Of Maine

I just thought I’d share a great money-saving program for those who have lived in Maine all of 2007 and...

Getting Fit

Getting Fit

So I’ve thought long and hard about this whole car issue, even though I haven’t been writing about it. The...

End Of The Year Tax Tips

End Of The Year Tax Tips

Like most people in our great country, I thought that I make so little money that it didn’t really matter...

A New Idea For A Yankee Swap

A New Idea For A Yankee Swap

I was reading in a magazine today about hosting a Yankee Swap where people had to bring in something that was already in their house. I thought this was a fabulous idea because I think everyone has at least a few things they could easily part with and no one enjoys buying some cheap under $10 to bring to a company party. We all have enough to think about (and spend money on) this time of year.

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