Recently, I spied bed slats, nicely bundled with tape, next to the trash bins in front of a building a few doors down from our house. I scooped them up. Lu’s spent the past few months sleeping on a mattress on the floor of her room since we upgraded her from a crib. We need […]
Our net worth leaped up over 16k in one month! This is all due to investing in a speculative new stock that increased 10x overnight. Just kidding. That just about never happens. I finally got paid an annual performance bonus in one large lump sum. Net Worth: $57,943
I’m good with money. I don’t spend very much on eating out. I know how to save more than I earn. We could put away 50% of our income easily if I tried a little harder. These are some of the things I tell myself. Are they really true? As time passes, it’s easy to […]
I count myself pretty frugal, but there’s always room for improvement. Like, right now I know my internet bill just went up $10/month and that a phone call to my provider would likely result in getting it back down to my old rate. So, naturally, I was excited come come across the FrugalWoods Uber Frugal Month […]
I make the big bucks. My husband stays at home all day to care for our daughter.I'm Mrs., nay Dr. Breadwinner, and have a stay at home husband. We live in a big progressive city. And it is still weird and rare and shocking to people when they hear Derek stays home. It shouldn’t be weird. It’s not usually weird to us. But when we encounter others then it gets weird. It’s just our normal.