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2012 Year in Review

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Can you believe 2012 is already over? It seems like it just started a few minutes ago! I guess it’s true that time does go faster as we age, because I swear it’s still 2003 or so in my head. Like when someone mentions Finding Nemo or that song Stacy’s Mom and I’m like, “Oh yeah, that is totally […]

Recipe – Southern Style Crockpot Chex Mix

Southern Style Crockpot Chex Mix

I know what you’re all thinking – who thought we’d ever see the day when I would post a recipe? Normally I would agree, but this is too fantastic not to share. Let me warn you ahead of time: This recipe is NOT healthy in any way, shape or form. Don’t blame me if you […]

How “Retirement Ready” Should You Be at Age 30?

   So it occurred to me recently that I’m going to turn 30 soon. I’m not depressed about it; in fact, I kind of look forward to an escape from the chaos of my 20s. But it’s still one of those milestones that makes me look at my life and wonder, Am I where I should […]

The 12 Days of Spending

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To keep with my tradition of mildly amusing finance-related Christmas poems, I thought I’d write a tribute to my former life as a spendaholic. Hope this does NOT describe your December and that you all have a fantastic Christmas!

5 Things That Are Driving Me Insane

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This is pretty much a fluff post but I was tired of looking at the guest post about funeral insurance. Just not what I want to see at the moment and I’m sure most of you agree. But I’m in a pissy, ranty mood anyway so it all works out. 1. When companies ship things […]