KidKraft 2-in-1 Activity Table with Building Blocks and Train Set for $70 Today Only

Today at Kids Woot you can pick up the KidKraft 2-in-1 Activity Table with Building Blocks and Train Set for $69.99. It’s about $103 to $15o elsewhere. Choose from Natural or Espresso ....more

50% off Select Backpacks today at Amazon

Select backpacks are 50% off or more today at Amazon. It’s their Deal of the Day. Related:...more

more of the same

On Tuesdays and Thursdays, I post a picture and just a few words. I’m pretty sure I could take a picture like this every summer day. ...more

I tried to negotiate salary and haven’t heard anything back, bug bites at work, and more

It’s five answers to five questions. Here we go… 1. I tried to negotiate salary and now I haven’t heard back for a week I’m a recent college graduate who just got her first job offer ....more

Where to sell jewelry?

I believe a previous blogger here, Claire if I am remembering correctly, sold some of her jewelry during her debt free journey....more

Work or Pleasure

In sticking with the spirit of this morning’s post of feeling overwhelmed, I have determined that I need to give myself a break. On the way to gymnastics practice this week my son was mad at me for making him leave playing with the neighborhood boys to go to practice and he angrily spit out at me “Do you want me to just work all the time? Don’t you want me to have fun?” Now as a logical adult I see the ridiculousness of that statement…he goes to practice 3 days a week, 4 hours a day ....more

my coworker keeps trying to goad me into political arguments

A reader writes: I’m a grad student interning for the summer at an apolitical government agency. In an effort to make conversation with one of the permanent staff members on my team, we got to talking about our respective collections (he collects coins, I collect political campaign buttons). I regret telling him this, however, because now this coworker has taken to quizzing me each day on obscure U.S. political history ....more

8 things your boss won’t tell you … but wishes you knew

Have you ever noticed that when people are promoted to management roles, their perspective on workplaces issues often changes? That’s because, as managers, they see things that they might not have been exposed to as employees — and as a result, they view workplace questions through a different lens than the one they used before. Understanding that shift in perspective can help you get along better with your boss, have more insight into her actions and decisions, and even perform your job better ....more

Reminder: BOGO FREE BabyLegs Legwarmers during Birthday Sale

This great deal on BabyLegs...more

5 Highly Rated Toys at 36% Off or More [VTech, Magformers, More]

These five highly rated toys are 35% off or more at Amazon right now. All of these ship free with Prime or with a $35 purchase. Prince Lionheart Wheely Bug, Mouse, Small: 36% off at $45 ....more