Do You Have $1,000?

I didn’t know how long my ‘blogging break’ would last, but with so much going on in the world — debt ceiling squabbles, credit downgrads and stock market turmoil —  just to name a few, it’s nearly impossible to remain silent.  The final straw was an article I read in the Chicago Tribune.  The article …

Day #357: Where to Splurge

I was reading a post by another blogger recently and he listed all of the items where he felt that it made sense to splurge and concluded by asking his readers their thoughts on the matter.  That’s a tough question for me.  I’m such a bargain shopper that it’s tough for me to part with …