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How Much Weddings Cost in 2014

It has been a busy year of weddings for me. And 4 of the 6 I attended took place in the past 6 weeks. Now that the last one is over, I decided to add up the numbers and see how much money weddings cost me in 2014. Are you ready for this...?

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TGIF: From Denver With Love (and Tears)

Despite the temporarily "lost" luggage and the fact that I couldn't make it home on Monday, I had an amazing weekend in Denver. I'd been to the city once before, and I'd happily go again any day...

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TGIF: Denver Bound + 7 Things About Me

In the past few weeks, Jess, Jordann, and The Money Pincher have all nominated me for the Versatile Blogger Award. To accept the award, I now have to write a post that reveals 7 secret/unknown facts about myself...

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Post-Declutter: How Does My Condo Look Now?

In July, I opened every closet, drawer and box in my apartment, took everything out and decided what I wanted to keep/donate/toss. In the end, I removed a total of 377 items from my home. Is my condo still clutter-free? Take a look...

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Three Months Without Shopping or Takeout Coffee

As of today, I'm 1/4 of the way through my yearlong shopping ban, and let me tell you: it's been a roller coaster. One day, I feel happy and proud of the time that has passed so far, and confident I can stay on track for the next nine months. The next day...

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TGIF: I Bought a New Bed!

I have been talking about buying a new bed since the beginning of the year. My best friend Emma says it's been more like two years, but I know for sure that I've been talking about it on BoaB since at least January...

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October 2014 Budget & Goals

The Internet is flooded with posts about why October is everyone's favourite month of the year. This October, in particular, is going to be really special for me. For starters, I finally get to meet my longtime Internet BFF, Clare...

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