Archive for March, 2011

Cheap, Easy Meals 101 (Chapter 4)

Avocado Pasta This is a quick 15-minute meal that’s a recent addition to my recipe box. It makes 2 servings, which is perfect for a shared dinner or personal dinner-lunch combo. View More...
 

Money Doesn’t Buy Happiness… Or Does it?

You’ve all heard the old adage, but what if money actually can contribute to a happy and fulfilled life? Of course, I’m talking indirectly – taking a bag of money View More...
 

Banking Basics 101: Available vs. Collected Balance

Throughout my business day, I often find myself explaining the difference between available and collected funds. Your available balance refers to the spendable money in your account. The collected balance View More...
 

Cheap, Easy Meals 101 (Chapter 3)

Creamy Chicken and Noodles Dare I say that this quick and easy comfort food is the recipe of an ex-boyfriend’s mom? While the relationship didn’t last, this 15-minute meal will View More...
 

Cheap, Easy Meals 101 (Chapter 2)

You know what I hate? Throwing away expired groceries. Usually, it’s a matter of not using the whole portion in time, but sometimes I have the awful task of throwing View More...
 

The Restaurant Challenge: February Totals

The financial diet-ers have survived yet another month. While February only lasted 28 short days, it was filled with the challenge of Valentine’s day, four complete weekends, a three-day weekend for some and View More...