Shameless Promotion and The Periodic Table

Shameless Promotion and The Periodic Table

Remember the periodic table? I sure do! A few years ago, in what feels like a complete other life, I...

Lame Things That Your Friends Do That Cost You Money: Part II

Lame Things That Your Friends Do That Cost You Money: Part II

Continuing with yesterday’s theme (basically my excuse to dispense useful advice), we all have been in situations with our pals...

Too Cute Tuesday: Plant Stands

Too Cute Tuesday: Plant Stands

I've always wanted to be the kind of person who loved plants. There was the aloe plant sophomore year of...

Heart Your State Parks: Eleven Reasons To Give Them A Shot

Heart Your State Parks: Eleven Reasons To Give Them A Shot

Sean and I had a great time at Moosehead Lake and were amazed to discover it’s only 2 hours and...

Cheap Tricks From Domino Magazine

Cheap Tricks From Domino Magazine

You regular Breaking Even readers know both my weakness for magazines (their glossy pictures, their easy-to-read articles) and my love...

Are You A Happy Camper?

Are You A Happy Camper?

In an effort to be spontaneous (and a profound need to get out of town), Sean and I made reservations...