When it comes to good money management, facts are facts. You have to face it head on, eyes wide open, deal with the real numbers, pay attention, keep track, and get real. Tough love will make you … [Read more...]
I've been happily obsessed with organizing since I was a little kid. It's in my genes. I'm list maker and always look for more logical, orderly ways to do things. This doesn't mean I'm a neat freak: there just aren't enough hours in the day for that. But, give me a good organizing project, and I'm happy.
How to you get so much done? What is your secret? Whenever I send out the Empress of Dirt newsletter, I get emails asking how I manage to get so much done (projects, gardening, blogging...). I always … [Read more...]
Readers often ask for my best frugal shopping tips so I've gathered them here. My tips are really a step-by-step process as you'll see. I love getting the best deal I can (in a reasonable amount of … [Read more...]
I first wrote this money-saving article years ago. It may still be helpful. I have also published something more recent here: How to Lower Your Bills and Save Money. Hidden Money Take … [Read more...]