Yes, Life is Hard – So Toughen Up, Buttercup

Hang on friends, because it’s Tough Love Day. It’s time to acknowledge something if you haven’t already: life is hard. Life is often unfair ....more

Should debt be a part of your budget?

Jordann over at My Alternate Life brought up an interesting point, saying that debt should not be part of your budget. It clearly shows debt […] ...more

How to (Properly) Get Chewed on At Work

We'd love to know what you think, so why not Leave a reply? How to get chewed on at work – Photo credit: http://www.pet360.com/caption So it’s one of those days at work, when you literally feel like your favorite shoe on the day your dog decides to train her teeth…Your manager is calling you in his office to discuss the (lengthy) review notes on your latest audit. Emails and instant messages are pouring in seconds after you sent the departmental memo, yelling at you to add the attachment you forgot ....more

Work It: Seamed Pencil Dress

So what do you think? Leave a comment and let me know! Seamed pencil dress – $98 – nordstrom.com I love the simplicity of this seamed pencil dress ....more

40% Off Backpacks and More at Hanna Andersson

Save up to 40% at Hanna Andersson through September 7. All backpacks are 40% off. I’m also seeing up to 40% off dresses, tees, skirts and more ....more

Top 10 Reasons for Divorce

I’ve always heard that money issues are one of the top reasons for divorce in the US, but when I went looking for statistics about causes for divorce, I had a surprisingly difficult time finding a reputable source to justify this claim. Sooo, who knows? But, I did find this law office (site here) that provided a Top 10 list of reasons for divorce in America ....more

Target Baby and Kid Deals [8/17]

Thanks again to Christy at must-read site...more

21 Kid-Approved Apps for the 5 and Under Set

Looking for some new apps to help toddlers and preschoolers learn their letters and more? I asked BC fans about the apps their kids enjoyed the most. Here’s a summary of what they told me (in no particular order): Ages 3 and Under SoundTouch ($4.99) Apple...more

20 Kid and Baby Lightning Deals for Tuesday

Amazon’s got quite a few baby and toy Lightning Deals in the hopper today. Take a look: ...more