I’m a bit frustrated and upset with myself for not controlling my spending after I initiated the spending diet for Mike and myself. It’s hard for me to say no to a happy hour invitation, especially since some of my friends don’t know about our rtw trip and therefore our plan to be conservative in our Read Post
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Savvy travelers know the most exciting times to visit the nation’s capital: any presidential inauguration, when the cherry trees are in bloom and Fourth of July weekend. Being in the District during these events adds more to your vacation experience than just hopping from a museum to the sightseeing bus to a monument. You’ll head Read Post
We’ve been smart spenders since we started being more conscious of where our money is going — one whole week ago. In that short amount of time, we’ve opted out of unnecessary (near-impulse) purchases, declined invitations for long nights out and even chose to drink water during happy hour. Carrying around a mindset of “the next Read Post
We took the plunge. The first real step toward the beginning of our round-the-world trip. We bought a digital camera and accessories. But it isn’t just any digital camera. This Olympus PEN E-PL2 has built-in effects, takes HD video, has 12.3-megapixel resolution and is EVIL, but in a good way. EVIL stands for Electronic Viewfinder Read Post