“Chains of habit are too light to be felt until they are too heavy to be broken.” -Warren Buffett

Choices: Food

This week we're talking about making choices related to the food we eat. Take out, fast food, fine dining, groceries, all of it! One fairly large area in many household budgets is food. Especially if you live in a rural area, choices can be limited and you may feel

Choices: TV

In an earlier post I mentioned we'll be hosting a series of posts on choices. Life is about choices, big ones, small ones, ones that change your life and many that are mundane part of our existence. We've found that many of the choices we've diligently made have led us to save significant amount of money, just by questioning the status quo, and not just doing what friends or family are doing as the default

Making choices: Upcoming Series!

Over the next few weeks I'm going to post a series about choices. In our case, we've made many choices to cut back in certain areas to allow for spending or saving in others. Some of the things we'll cover include phone bills, insurance, groceries, and other household expenses.

What's our plan?!

Since publishing and sharing our site last month, we've had a number of friends ask "what's our plan?" for the site and our life in general moving forward. I'll be honest and say we don't have that fully figured out. We have a number of ideas about what life could

Ways to simplify your home... and make money!

Part of living the life we've always dreamed of is about focusing our time and energy on the areas that are important to us and minimizing the time and effort that goes towards areas that aren't a priority. One of the big ways we do this is by simplifying as much of our life as possible so we can put our time