Our New Normal

Today is the first day I’ve sat down at the computer to write anything in over 3 weeks. It feels much longer. To say that the last 20 something days …

How to Do A Budget – Part 2

In Part 1 of our How to Do A Budget tutorial, we learned that budgeting doesn’t require any high-level math or crazy financial knowledge. We worked through creating a budget …

How to Stop Fighting Over Money

Do you ever feel like you and your partner are never going to stop fighting over money? Are you scared that your lack of partnership with your finances is going …

3 Weeks in Costa Rica – Part 7

That’s a Wrap! And just like that, our time in Costa Rica has quickly come to an end. To all of you who provided wonderful feedback and asked questions during …

3 Weeks in Costa Rica: Part 6

Congratulations! You made it all the way to Part 6 of our journey through Costa Rica. You definitely deserve some sort of trophy or world-wide recognition for your achievement. In …

3 Weeks in Costa Rica: Part 5

When we last left off on our journey through Costa Rica, we had just completed a 75-mile hike through the jungle of Rincon de la Vieja. (Ok it was only …

3 Weeks in Costa Rica: Part 4

When we left off last time, we had just made it through the pouring rain and into our beautiful rental car dragging half of Playa Hermosa with us. After a …

3 Weeks in Costa Rica: Part 3

With our first full week in Costa Rica wrapped up, the mission trip was over and all our new friends had gone back home, but we still had several more …

3 Weeks in Costa Rica: Part 2

We’ve arrived in Costa Rica and made it to our first AirBnB in San Jose. If you missed Part 1 of our adventure, you should definitely go back and catch …

3 Weeks in Costa Rica: Part 1

Apparently, our family of 6 now qualifies as its own tour group in Latin American countries. Duly noted. The sun was beginning to set and I wasn’t very excited about …

Intermittent Fasting from TV

You’re probably familiar with the concept of fasting when it comes to food. The idea is that for a desired period of time, we either completely stop consuming food, or …