When we decided to start budgeting we quickly realized our simple spending budget encouraged us to spend less on groceries so we could save money for more time out and/or doing things we enjoy. I’ve always thought coupons were a waste of time but grudgingly went along with Sara saving 15 cents on 3 gallons […]
Recently, I watched a Neflix documentary called Food Choices. Michal Siewierski, a filmmaker who recently lost 50 pounds by switching to a plant based diet, is trying to learn the truth when it comes to controversial food and nutrition topics. Most of the film is him introducing a topic of debate – Is milk good for […]
We’ve Finally Done It. After enough of Sara’s suggestions that we make a budget, I finally gave in and agreed to give it a shot. We agreed on a few basic ideas for the budget: First, our goal isn’t to cut back on fun, but is to better use our money on the things we […]
This year we joined a CSA for the first time. For anyone who isn’t familiar (like me up until a few months ago!) that stands for Community Supported Agriculture. It’s a really awesome way to support your local farmers and get weekly shipments of farm fresh goodness at incredibly reasonable prices.
One perfect Sunday in May 2014 Adam and I were spending a morning in typical Denver fashion: enjoying a boozy brunch. As so many days are in Denver, it was beautiful and sunny. What made this day unique was that we had absolutely nothing on the docket for the rest of the day. “We should […]