Everyday Living

A humble holiday

I remember a couple times earlier this year when I found myself with pocket change or a negative balance in my checking account, I would hum the following line in my head: “Things been a little tight, but I know…

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Everyday Living

Coming next week!

I’m sitting here pre-coffee, but I’m pretty excited about what I’m thinking about writing for next week. I’m reading David Bach’s “Smart Couples Finish Rich” right now – it’s just been by my bedside stand for about three weeks now…

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Everyday Living

Her Eggo Might Be Preggo

“Dude, can I bug you for a second?” Considering that I was spending more time reading about Obama’s picks for various members of his Cabinet on CNN than actually working, I “minimized” my Internet browser and looked up expectantly at…

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Everyday Living

One dollar a day

It’s been a quiet day today at the cab company, allowing me to catch up on the many emails in my inbox, look through my municipality’s weekend newspaper and just basically veg out for eight hours. As my work day…

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Debt Reduction

Announcing a freebie

Dr. Pepper is honoring a promise to give Americans a free soda. Why are we graced with free pop? Because Axl Rose finally got his … uh, act! … together and released the “Chinese Democracy” album. Just thought I’d share.…

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