Trying to make any sense out of how hotels price their rooms is a lot like trying to predict gasoline prices. Make a call, get a quote. Call again and ask slightly different questions and you may get a different quote. My wife was … [Read more...] about What Would You Do For a Cheap Hotel Room?
Almost 1 year ago, I posted Frugal Lunch by my Registered Dietitian wife, Stacie. She put together a sample menu of frugal, yet nutritious, lunches including peanut butter and jelly (PBJ) sandwiches. Well, since beginning my new job, I've been … [Read more...] about An Illustrated Frugal Lunch
As we're getting my wife's home-based nutrition consulting business started, we've had to go through a few decisions about invoicing, faxing, home office, malpractice insurance and more. Now, before we can even think of printing out business cards … [Read more...] about Home-Based Business: Landline versus Cellphone
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Back in my college days, I was worried that this would happen to me: 1) Get overcharged by the restaurant hosting the buffet (aka the Chinese buffet) and 2) Eventually get banned from eating at that establishment Luckily, neither ever … [Read more...] about When all-you-can-eat buffets go bad
Two weeks ago, we spoke to our two siblings (one for me, one for Stacie) and made the agreement that we wouldn't exchange gifts this year so that we could focus more on the kids, parents and grandparents. With Stacie's sister, we both suggested the … [Read more...] about Christmas gifts for siblings?