Life Well Lived Moments Sweepstakes 6: Share A Moment and Enter to Win a Kindle Fire!

This sweepstakes is now closed. Thanks to everyone who entered! Please check out our new sweepstakes launching March 1. ...more
Family dinners have always been a Life Well Lived moment. They are simple and small, but ... more

How to Shrink Your Cable Bill ... And Keep All Your Channels

When my cable bill was jacked up about $30 more a month, I was a little less than pleased. So I decided to do something about it. I called my cable carrier (rhymes with Momfast) and asked them if there was some way to reduce my bill because it was more than I was willing to pay. The reply I got was, "Sure. Let's see what we can do here."  ***NOTE: If your CSR isn't so pleasant, call back and get someone else....more
Our cable service usually won't make much of a deal so we switch between the two available ... more

Stone Soup Mondays: Best Blog Posts from June 20th to June 27th

Back again for another installment of Stone Soup Mondays, an open thread that collects the best things you read on the Web and compiles them in one space to extend the lifespan of a great blog post by two weeks. If you missed this series in the past, please click here to read more about the impulse behind the idea. ...more

My blogging partner is writing a series on how to dress better. This week she wrote simple tips ... more

It Is Stupidly Expensive to Be a Bridesmaid

I've been a bridesmaid, um, five or six times? And I've been a romantic-piece-of-writing-maybe-Kahlil-Gibran-or-Bible-verse reader many, many more times. I much prefer being a reader. You want to know why? It costs thousands to be today's bridesmaid. Seriously....more

I've been a bridesmaid five times and the first four were during my final year of college. I was ... more