End of Summer Garden Post

School has started and summer is pretty much over. And I haven’t written anything about the garden since April! Basically, we didn’t spend nearly as much time out there this year, and it showed. Luckily for us, we had done some prep in early Spring, and were able to...

Top 5 Posts of 2013

Wow, 2013 has flown by! Here are the top-viewed posts on this blog in 2013: The Difference between Marginal and Average Tax Rates Interview: Passing the Co-op Board Interview Guest Post: What You Need to Know About the New Affordable Healthcare Insurance Exchange Can...

March Garden Report

Spring has finally sprung! Hard to believe, but the time has come to get back in the garden, even though it’s been cold and we’ve even had a little snow this month.  I love to see the progress of the garden (and I do get comments about it) so just like...

Top 5 Posts of 2012

It’s a little funny to specify the top five posts of 2012, since I only started the blog this year.  I’m just getting warmed up! But here are the top-viewed posts at this site in 2012: How We Saved $50,000 Is a High Deductible Health Plan Right for You?...

Set a Fun Financial Goal

Financial planning can be kind of a drag.  Save for retirement.  Buy more insurance.  Save for college.  Pay off debt. Planning for death or disability is not exactly uplifting.  Wouldn’t it be nice if financial goals were a little more fun? Staying motivated is...