Reader Comment: Selling on Craigslist


There are some great comments on the Top 3 Things I’ve Sold Online post from last week, and I wanted to call special attention to one by a reader named Susan. She wrote: We have sold some completely random stuff on Craigslist. Right now my husband is selling firewood he cut and split from limbs […]

December 12, 2011

The Top 3 Things I’ve Sold Online


Lots of people like the idea of selling on eBay or Craigslist, but many wonder what items to sell online. It’s not always what you think. Read on for the scoop on the top three things I’ve sold online. In my real, offline life no one ever brings up dividend investing, getting out of debt, […]

December 9, 2011

Your Long-Term Budget: Planning for Kids

Kids and Money

The following is a guest post. Keeping a regular budget is an essential foundation of strong financial planning. No matter your expenses, whether they be groceries, medical bills, rent, or engagement rings, planning for them and documenting them is the best way to restrict your spending, organize your bills, and find areas where you can […]

December 6, 2011

Steps and Tips for Creating a Family Photo Wall Display

The Rest

For more posts like these, please visit my new blog, Creating This Life. A family photo display is a unique and affordable way to create artwork for a large wall. It’s an interesting alternative to mass-produced artwork and you’re sure to enjoy it more too. I resisted creating a photo wall for a long time, however, […]

December 6, 2011


About the Blog

“You say grace before meals.  All right.  But I say grace before the concert and the opera, and grace before the play and pantomime, and grace before I open a book, and grace before sketching, painting, swimming, fencing, boxing, walking, playing, dancing and grace before I dip the pen in the ink.”  – G.K. Chesterton […]

November 24, 2011