Even though Stacie and I have a pact that we don't eat out for dinner on Monday-Thursday evenings (weekends are fair game), I'm enticed by this offer to help donate to the needy and get a decent meal in the Montgomery County, MD area. Even Ben and … [Read more...] about Help The Hungry – DINE OUT for Thanksgiving in February!!
This week, The Happy Rock hosted the 88th Festival of Frugality. The festival is a collection of articles about, guess what, frugality! Here are my favorites: Queercents asks whether non-holiday gifts are better appreciated. You can figure out my … [Read more...] about Best Frugality Articles from Festival of Frugality #88
For some reason, Stacie and I never made it to the Montgomery County Agricultural Fair in the 5 years we've lived here, but last night we went. We were joined by Nick and his wife on this special "date night". But it was no ordinary date. We went … [Read more...] about Monster Trucks and Deep-Fried Twinkies equals DATE NIGHT!
Per the Washington Post, foreclosures in Montgomery County, MD (my county) went from 49 in the 2nd quarter of 2006 to a whopping 700 in the same quarter this year! If I did my math right, that's a 1,428% increase. Apparently even wealthy … [Read more...] about 1,428% increase in Montgomery County, MD foreclosures