Friday Fun – Paid to Shop

Shopping is my thing!  I love researching and comparing prices to try to get the best deal.  With Christmas coming up, I will be doing a lot more shopping than usual and there is nothing better than those holiday sales....or is there? Several years ago, I found Ebates and I have been hooked since then. … Continue reading Friday Fun – Paid to Shop

Coping With Loss

Today is a special day, my grandfather's birthday.  He was such a strong man in our family and always had something to say.  Unfortunately, we lost him eight years ago to Alzheimer's disease. It is a horrible disease that took this man away from us.  It diminished him into someone we didn't know.  Someone he… Continue reading Coping With Loss

October Favorites – Gift Ideas

We are about to wrap up October and it has flown by.  I can't believe that we are closing in on the holidays quickly.  Black Friday will be here before you know it. So I will recap some of my favorite things featured in October.  You may find that some of these would be good… Continue reading October Favorites – Gift Ideas

Impromptu Purchase – Looking for Ideas

So a few weeks ago I came across a deal that I couldn't pass up.  It wasn't a simple sweater or electronic, it was airline tickets.  I found 4 roundtrip tickets for our family of four to Paris for a total of $1137.  So we are going to Paris! We happened to have gone last… Continue reading Impromptu Purchase – Looking for Ideas

Family Bonding – LOL

My children are grown, but still at home while they complete their degree and training for their chosen path.  My daughter talks all the time and barely leaves room for her older brother to participate.  We often have to stop her and make her give him space to talk. He doesn't like to talk and… Continue reading Family Bonding – LOL

Insurance -Overwhelmed With Choices

I shared a few weeks back that we are attending a class on Financial Peace.  Last night, we had our class and it was all about insurance.  What do you need?  What is unnecessary?  A lot of information to process. I took the information that was shared and started looking into my own insurance policies. … Continue reading Insurance -Overwhelmed With Choices