On Love and Nostagia for the Cheaper Stuff

Grilled cheese sandwiches!! Also, those awful Kraft singles. Whenever I'm at my parents' house, I eat them by themselves while standing in front of the fridge like I'm a 6 year old during a Full House commercial break.

Posted on October 16, 2014 at 12:54 pm 1

On Chatting About Crocs, Y'all

@bgprincipessa Car2Go solves the ZipCar problem entirely! You can pick up a Car2Go wherever you see one and then you are charged by the minute for as long as you use it.

Posted on September 22, 2014 at 3:36 pm 0

On Can Science Have It All?

Agree with all of this - part of the reason why I left academia!

Posted on September 15, 2014 at 11:49 am 0

On Help Choose the Next Installment of the Billfold Book (or Maybe Miniseries) Club


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On How Much Do Plungers Cost? An Oral History

Our plunger was under $10, but we had to spend approximately $20 more because my husband was too mortified to go to the cashier with a single plunger. "She's going to think I'm sick!"

Posted on August 14, 2014 at 4:26 pm 0

On How Wizards Do Money: Luna Lovegood

“well, it’s mine, isn’t it?” is just the best!

Posted on August 6, 2014 at 2:58 pm 0

On Let's Go Shopping for Health Care Plans! Pt 1

@EM You pay a premium in Ontario as well, except that it's not monthly. It comes off on your income taxes once a year instead.

Posted on August 6, 2014 at 2:44 pm 0

On How Wizards Do Money: Bill and Fleur Weasley

Why would you do this to me on a Friday?!

Posted on August 1, 2014 at 5:17 pm 0

On The Year I Saved $10,000

I just checked my net worth spreadsheet and I increased my net worth by just under $42k last year. Holy shit! That was a combination of paying down my mortgage, pension, RRSPs (retirement savings), and just straight up cash.

Posted on July 25, 2014 at 2:32 pm 1

On The "I Got a CPA" Update


Posted on July 18, 2014 at 6:03 pm 0