Happy [frugal] Valentine’s Day

Happy Valentine’s Day readers!  I’m sure I’m not alone in feeling pretty so-so about this holiday.  That feeling starts out when you’re a single, annoyed by the constant reminder of your singleness, then evolves into a pressure filled day when you are in a relationship.  It’s a mess of a holiday!  That being said, I’ll Read more about Happy [frugal] Valentine’s Day[…]

Canning: We Finally Cleared Out Our Freezer!

Welcome to February everyone!  Did anyone else think January lasted forever this year? Last fall was crazy busy for us, thanks to lots of fun family weekends and an awesome trip to Malaysia.  Usually we spend a couple weekends in August and September harvesting our small garden and canning the bounty, mostly tomatoes.  Since we Read more about Canning: We Finally Cleared Out Our Freezer![…]

Should You Combine Your Finances?

Mr. LSF and I have been married for 3 years now, but for the first 2.5 years of our marriage, we managed our finances separately.  Heck we even bought a house without combining our finances. I honestly don’t even remember why we thought this was a good idea, but we must have at some point. Read more about Should You Combine Your Finances?[…]