I was walking around Best Buy on Sunday with a friend and came to a realization. We were touring the Plasma TVs because he wants to get one for their bedroom. I don't begrudge him this expense as they have planned and budgeted for it. But I did think … [Read more...] about The cost of upgrading your viewing experience
Don't worry, I won't tag anyone this time. I decided that I had some more interesting things to expose about my personal life, so here they are: I've owned a guinea pig, chameleon, fish, and an iguana as pets. I'm actually allergic to guinea pigs … [Read more...] about 8 MORE random things about me
Do you have a friend who keeps saying things like "I'll be an adult when I finish college" or "I'll grow up when I _____ (insert phrase)"? We have that friend. Yesterday I officially began my adventure towards a graduate degree by registering for … [Read more...] about Postponing financial responsibility until you grow up
I've been riding the D.C. MetroRail to work lately and notice something quite disturbing. Government employees and contractors are riding the train with their badges in full view. This is a problem because not only can someone near you see your … [Read more...] about Protect yourself and your identity: Employer Badges
Having trouble keeping your tongue in check? In our home, we've found that a great way to reduce swearing from both our own mouths as well as guests' is to introduce a "Swear Jar". We know it's not an original idea as we've seen pre-made swear jars … [Read more...] about Curb that Cussing with a Swear Jar!