Camping can be a great way to travel when you’re on a budget, especially once you have acquired the proper equipment. You can make camping on a budget even more affordable by knowing where to find free or cheap campsites.
With three boys in school, I have quickly learned that buying trendy character backpacks is a complete waste of money. Those fun backpacks that go on deep discount at the big box stores barely last through the first half of the school year before a strap wears out or a zipper breaks. And even if […]
For the last few summers, online retailers have offered some big sales. They tout these big sales as “Black Friday in July” or the “Biggest Sale of the Summer.” And this past week was no different. Amazon had its big Prime Day which offered big discounts to members of Amazon Prime. Walmart, never one to […]
I tried to use my paper shredder the other day. It wouldn’t work. It was plugged in, but it wouldn’t turn on. It wouldn’t feed any paper through it. It wouldn’t reverse. I checked for paper jams. There were none. The paper shredder was dead. It surprised me because it had worked perfectly during a […]
What’s different now? Just that one little question can open up such an emotional conversation. Each week when I’m at Weight Watchers and someone has met a weight loss goal, my Weight Watchers leader always asks that person “What’s different now that you’ve lost the weight?” The answers vary. Some people feel better physically. Some […]