• Finances,  Frugality,  Housing

    Winter Worries

    The kid will be moving out this winter. She plans to get married once her fiancée graduates BASIC training and move on base with him once he gets things sorted. Here’s a picture of him in training: The demon Fear has raised its ugly head since I’ve received this notice. She will probably move out mid-winter when the bills are…

  • Frugality

    Extreme Water Conservation

    Water is the source of life.  It is also rather expensive! Do you enjoy paying that water bill every month? Why not reduce it? True, you can invest in low-flow shower heads, put bricks in the back of your commode—but did you know that there are other ways you can trim some serious numbers off of your water bill? The…

  • Finances,  Frugality,  Simplicity

    Information Costs More than Food?

    I just stumbled upon an article saying that we pay more for information than food (dead link)! You gotta click on the link and check it out — cause for a lot of people he is exactly right! I know people who have almost all of those things–the internet, the cellphone, the internet on the cellphone, the satellite radio, the satellite…