Cut Expenses by $8,000 + Per Year – Share Economies

Cut Expenses by $8,000 + Per Year – Share Economies

It’s been 2 full years since we sold our car. Last year, I shared our experience of how got rid of our car and cut our expenses. In this article, I’d like to share some actual dollar amounts over these past 2 years without a car. First, I must say, we LOVE...
Travel First Aid Kit | World Travel with Kids

Travel First Aid Kit | World Travel with Kids

I have heard time and again from Americans that their biggest worry about traveling is their safety. One of my biggest worries when we started traveling in Southeast Asia, was that I would not be able to find fluoride-free toothpaste! I doubt this is an issue for most...
Save Thousands! Zero Waste Budget | Before & After

Save Thousands! Zero Waste Budget | Before & After

Downsizing, minimalism and zero waste have dramatically affected our household budget. We handle, process and tidy less which means we have more time. There’s less shopping because we need and maintain less. We’re better at using what we have more...
My Favorite Parenting Books and Resources

My Favorite Parenting Books and Resources

As parents, one of our greatest resources is a good book. My husband and I used to say that having kids is getting new roommates every 6 months to a year. Children may need entirely new wardrobes and shoes every few months, and about every 6 months to a year or so...
Booking Flights Abroad | Don’t pay in USD Dollars

Booking Flights Abroad | Don’t pay in USD Dollars

Savvy travelers already know that you’ll pay a premium if you pay with US Dollars (USD) when traveling abroad. If you haven’t experienced this yourself, you eventually will when you buy something from a local, international merchant. At check out, they may...
Declutter and Move Memorabilia Back Into Your Life

Declutter and Move Memorabilia Back Into Your Life

What’s in your Attic? Are you storing memorabilia boxes in your closet, basement, attic, or storage unit (or all the above)? If so, I imagine most readers barely mention a dozen items in their memorabilia box – out of how many items? I want to inspire you...