Once in a Lifetime Frugal Fun This Summer

This summer is an interesting one for us. We kicked off the beginning of summer by moving (something we really dislike). A few weeks later, we got married in California (something we really liked). Now, as we’re boring and staying in, we need to continue to save money for our house that’s under construction. We’ve […]

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Why We Have (Some) Separate Bank Accounts

One of the questions people frequently ask newly weds is how they are handling their money. Do you have totally joined finances? Do you keep separate bank accounts? I definitely get this question more often than I’d anticipated. If I had to guess, this blog probably has sparked more questions than most people would get. […]

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Dual-Income Household? Live On One Income

We are currently enjoying life as DINKs. If you’re not familiar with the acronym, DINK stands for ‘Dual Income, No Kids‘. DINKs have a unique opportunity in the pursuit of financial independence, side hustles, and all sorts of other things. However, even if you’re not strictly a DINK, you can still benefit a lot from […]

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Why I Started A Blog

On Monday I talked about what my perfect day would look like if I could just run this blog full-time. I didn’t really talk about why I started a blog though. What’s the whole purpose of it? I’ve been blogging now for about 3 months. I try to post consistently three times a week, every […]

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A Day In The (Hopeful) Life: My Ideal Day

With the chaos, planning, and excitement of our wedding now (sadly) in the past, Kristin and I are now back in our routine. Wake up, get ready for work, go to work, come home from work, dinner, hang out, sleep. The days have been long and largely filled with work and related activities. Long, sometimes […]

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