Posts Tagged ‘DIY’

I still don’t understand dry cleaning?

November 14, 2012 1 comment

Have you ever felt our of place among a group of your peers who all seem to have an incredibly bizarre habit that you don’t share?  I see people walking around with dry-cleaned clothes all the time, but I’m still a little confused on the concept.  I’ve honestly never paid to have my business casual style clothes dry-cleaned and I don’t plan on it (exception: Suits and Tuxes).

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Costume economics

October 30, 2012 Leave a comment

I spent this weekend hanging out with some of my favorite people in the world.  After cooking some amazing meals together, playing some rousing rounds of charades, and tromping through a pumpkin patch to find just the right jack-o-lantern, we ended the day evaluating the costumes of hundreds of dressed-up 20 somethings.

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Growing your skillset by volunteering!

October 26, 2012 Leave a comment

When I meet people who seem to know how to fix just about anything, I am always impressed by the depth and breadth of their knowledge.  If you don’t work as a handy man, how do you learn the ins and outs of construction and repair?  Back in college, I stumbled upon a way to learn new skills that you can use your whole life, for free!  It’s called volunteering and it changed my life.

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Conventional Financial Wisdom is Overrated


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Solving The Money Puzzle

Putting the pieces together for a secure financial future.

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A blog to pass the time until my next meal

Homemade with Mess

who wants life to be tidy when you can have more fun making a mess??!

Evolving Personal Finance

Conventional financial wisdom is overrated

Prairie Eco-Thrifter

Go Green, Save Money, Live Healthy, Give Back, Have Fun

Planting Our Pennies

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Mr. Money Mustache

Early Retirement through Badassity

Eat Climb Travel

Travel tips and inspiration for the beginner solo traveler

The Money Puzzle

Putting the pieces together for a secure financial future.

Canadian Performer's Money

Financial education for performing artists