We see overpriced items every day, but I came across one recently that was so ridiculous that I just had to tell you about it. My wife was experiencing a little bit of seasonal affective disorder (SAD) from the long and gloomy winter, and thought … [Read more...] about Would You Pay $122 For A Bottle Of Lotion?
Archives for April 2013
I love a great steak. Unfortunately, a steak dinner at a quality steakhouse will cost quite a bit. To be honest with you, I hardly ever order a steak when dining out anymore simply because I know I can make it better myself. I'm going to tell … [Read more...] about A Little Known Cut of Steak That Will Rock Your Face
Well, friends, we made it to the end of another week. There's a monster storm system making it's way across the US and is apparently dumping snow on the Midwest in April (yuk!) and severe weather in the South and Southeast. We've been affected by … [Read more...] about Clever Posts Of The Week
(Image courtesy of digitalart / FreeDigitalPhotos.net) â€œDid you grab the card,â€ asked my wife as we got out of the car. The look on my face told her that I had not. I promised that we would give it to the wedding couple later, or even mail it. … [Read more...] about Too Cheap To Give a Wedding Gift?
(Photo by Clever Dude) While most of our friends are parents now, sometimes of their 3rd or 4th child, kids are not in our plans for anytime in our future. It's not that we don't like kids, because we love our nieces, nephew and friend's kids, but … [Read more...] about Giving the gift of a European vacation
A little over a year ago, my son decided that getting an Xbox was the most important thing in the world to him. My wife and I decided it was a great opportunity for him to learn the value of patience. and saving up for something. I told him that if … [Read more...] about What The XBox Taught My Son About Personal Finance