Putting the Stereotypical Notion of a Tightwad on its Tush

Category Archives: Having Fun

“Fit In The Fun Challenge”? Accepted!

I’m usually a tightwad. I’ve been called frugal, cheap, thrifty, and every shade of grey in between. 99 percent of the time, I’m so frugal that I forget to have fun with what my husband and I have earned. So when Crystal from Budgeting In The Fun Stuff challenged her readers to a “Fit In… Continue Reading

Wet ‘n Wild: Pool Membership or Pay-Per-Day?

I don’t know about you, but when I think of summer, I think of swimming. I think of scorching hot afternoons spent floating in the crisp coolness of a pool, and I feel the tension melting away. Swimming and summer are definitely synonymous in my book. Now that August 1st has arrived, many swim clubs… Continue Reading

Today I feel ____________ Towards Money.

I saw this at Budgets are Sexy, and he saw it at My Pretty Pennies. Let’s see if we can make it around the blogosphere today. 🙂 1. The most I’ve spent this last week was on a vet bill for the dog. ($114)When we lived in Vegas there weren’t fleas or ticks so we… Continue Reading