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...
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...
De-clutter and Move Memorabilia Back Into Your Life

De-clutter and Move Memorabilia Back Into Your Life

What’s in Your Attic? What’s in your Memorabilia box (or multiple boxes) in your closet, basement, attic, or storage unit (or all the above)? I imagine most could barely mention a dozen items in their memorabilia box – out of how many items?...
Kids Point Of View – Spanking and Why It Doesn’t Work

Kids Point Of View – Spanking and Why It Doesn’t Work

We don’t spank. We can’t conceive of an occasion where spanking would have benefited us or one of our children or affected positive change. Mistakes, Poor Judgement and Spanking One day, our two kids and I were discussing and trying to remember their...
Sharing Economy | Car Free and Care Free

Sharing Economy | Car Free and Care Free

After 5 years of dreaming about about not owning car, we finally sold our car. It was exciting and slightly unnerving as we had been car owners since age 16. The timing felt right to sell our car. The sharing economy became a proven business model giving us ride...