Posts Tagged: money

What $60 Can Do

11Feb2015 Filed under: blah-blah-blog

I want you to give me $60. Some of you are thinking, “Well, that’s impossible!” You barely have enough in your bank account to pay for gas the rest of this week. You’ve been eating a lot of ramen noodles and peanut butter and you can’t remember the last time you stepped foot inside a… Read more »

Self-Made Traps

3Feb2015 Filed under: blah-blah-blog

One of the hardest things about giving up cable TV was losing my HGTV and Food Network. The Sally Homemaker inside me is a self-confessed addict to both of those channels. One thing I don’t miss, however, is the irritation I’d feel while watching some episodes of “House Hunters”. You’d see couples looking at new… Read more »

Moments with Eli: Allowance

12Sep2010 Filed under: blah-blah-blog, Moments with Eli

“Hey, Dad—how much money do I have?” “Mmmm….about eight dollars.” (Each boy gets their age in dollars on payday twice a month, as an allowance. And Eli is not a saver!) Eli was silent as he ate a few more bites of lunch. “Hey! So when I’m 22, and I still live at home, I’ll… Read more »