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Maturing Financial Goals: Change Can Be Good
Today's post shares insights about goal setting and how those goals change as you mature and priorities shift. Carl Richards, author of "The Behavior Gap" shares his thoughts about this cycle of ever ...
5/23/13 at 2:14 PM Target Date Funds...What I Call a Target Rich Environment 3/26/13 at 10:58 AM
Are Safe Withdrawal Rates Still Relevant? 3/22/13 at 9:40 AM
How to stay hydrated when exercising
By Ryan Schuster Whether you are exercising at the gym or preparing to run a marathon, there one thing that many people often overlook proper hydration. In order to perform at your best and avoid b...
5/10/13 at 11:48 AM
Budget Help Tip of the Week: Saving at the Grocery Store
Before our last grocery excursion, my wife and I were discussing at which market we would spend our hard earned dollars. After much debating we decided there had to be a better (and cheaper) way to sh...
5/8/13 at 10:09 AM Money Saving Tip of the Week: How to Survive Without Cable 4/29/13 at 10:20 AM
writing wednesdays: tips for writers
I've got some writing tips for you writers today on Peace Garden Writer! No, not those kind of tips. You are so silly. Get over to PGW and find out what I'm talking about. See you there!...
4/10/13 at 12:07 AM writing wednesdays: becoming a better person 8/24/11 at 6:51 AM
writing wednesdays: a gal you'll want to meet! 4/27/11 at 9:10 AM
Prairie Kitchen Teaching Cooking Class Series in Twin Ports
I will be teaching a series of Spring cooking classes at Johnson Mertz Appliance in Duluth starting March 18. Check out my new schedule below. It's a great night out for anybody who loves to eat..Lot...
3/2/13 at 5:26 PM Chef's Secrets- Baking Tips for the Home Baker 8/3/12 at 4:55 PM
Chef's Secrets- Cooking Tips All Cooks Can Use- Part One 7/23/12 at 7:33 AM
When the Lights go out (Part 2)
A couple of years ago we had a terrible storm come in and most of the west coast was brought to a standstill. Nothing worked, schools were closed; trees were blown like discarded matchsticks across fr...
1/29/13 at 9:51 AM
I'm on a Dye-It!
I wore this dress to my bridal shower last summer. I love it! It was perfect for this post-maternity time of my life. But what do you do with a white dress? I normally only wear dresses to weddings.....
8/28/12 at 10:30 AM
25 Fat Loss Tips
Its Friday! Here are 25 fat loss tips you should always keep in mind! 1 Carbs arent bad. They fuel your body to lose fat. Over consuming processed carbs on the other hand is bad. 2 Exercise is what...
3/30/12 at 11:03 AM Reality TV Guide to Losing Weight 2/14/12 at 10:48 AM
5 More Tips To Keep Fit During The Holidays 12/1/11 at 12:19 PM
Resources to get more Organized
Another area that some people plan to improve on with the new year is to get more organized. Crystal at Money Saving Mom had recent posts with a number of free resources and organizing resources to ...
12/31/11 at 3:00 PM
5 Resume Tips to Help Get You Noticed
In todays economy, finding a job is harder than ever. Hundreds of people are submitting their resumes for the same position and for the person trying to decipher which resumes make the initial cut, ...
9/12/11 at 11:33 AM
Steak Bites in Red Wine Mushroom Gravy
Are you looking for a use for leftover steak? It's hard to find a way to serve it that would be acceptable for another wine worthy dinner. Here is a quick and easy recipe for leftover steak and a perf...
7/22/11 at 7:27 PM
I was scrolling through my dashboard/newsfeed whatever you would like to call it, and I saw something I never want to see again. Yup, that's what it looks like. Someone "liveblogging" their child b...
6/23/11 at 9:34 AM The Art of 'Liking' 6/20/11 at 2:32 PM
Stop That 6/7/11 at 12:56 PM
Weather in NZ and other things not-ND
We are often asked, What is the weather like in New Zealand? Invariably the conversation takes place from a point where snow-covered scenes surround us. Our research trips to NZ are determined by the ...
4/2/11 at 1:15 PM
Tidbits For Health and Savings
Don't know if you notice in this mornings paper about the Duluth Energy Efficiency program called "DEEP" that will help 450 homeowners ? These rebateswill improve their conserving on fuel and electric...
3/3/11 at 7:01 AM Picnic Tip 6/23/10 at 1:17 AM
Top 10 Organizing Tips For Parents
I love giving talks to moms groups as I feel like I have been there done that. I had three babies (pictured above)in 5 1/2 years and the fact that I came through the experience only partially damage...
2/23/11 at 12:50 AM Note To My Boys: Laundry Tips 1/27/11 at 1:00 AM