Vacation season is here! Kids are out of school, the weather is absolutely gorgeous (well, for the most part), and people are starting to take summer vacations. While it’s easy to want to keep up with the Jones’s and take your family on a whirlwind European vacation, you don’t need to spend a lot of […]
You’ve heard me talk about YNAB plenty of times. YNAB is also known as You Need A Budget, an awesome budgeting program.
While I use the YNAB application, the important thing is the method.
Give Every Dollar a Job
Save for a Rainy Day
Roll With the Punches
Live on Last Month’s Income
Seems easy, right? Well, I’ll admit, step 4 scares […]
If someone asked, I wouldn’t say that I love to travel, but as I get older, I’m finding myself doing more and more traveling. This weekend was a girls trip to Vegas. (For kayaking and running, not for drinking and gambling. ) One of the joys of being single, I suppose. I can just jet […]
I just got back from a week+ trip to Ireland. It was amazing. And exhausting. But mostly amazing. Gorgeous country.
I was over there for the Notre Dame v. Navy football game (yes, two US college teams played in Ireland for some reason) and the number of tourists there was staggering. We wondered how the locals […]
I did something that I have never done before.
I booked a vacation well over a year in advance.
I have never booked the sort of vacation where I schedule in time to pay a downpayment with the balance due later. And yet now I have.
I am scheduled to go on a cruise next fall with a […]