My mom's side of the family hails from Norway, and while I grew up hearing about what a beautiful country it is, I never thought I'd actually get to see it for myself. Surprise, somehow it happened! My husband got a new job, and with it came the opportunity to work from Norway for nine weeks this summer.
If you're a Nordstrom cardholder, you've probably already been enjoying the fruits of your early access to the Anniversary Sale, or perhaps you've been adding items to your shopping cart in anticipation. The sale officially launched this morning, and we couldn't be more excited. Here are five reasons why and the annual Nordstrom Anniversary Sale is always a recurring event on my calendar, and a breakdown of my top picks for this year.
It's the question every frugal woman in her mid-20s secretly dreads. The question that, if answered affirmatively, will likely result in thousands of her hard-earned dollars down the tube, an ugly dress stuffed in the back of her closet, and a potentially strained relationship with one of her best friends. That question? "Will you be a bridesmaid in my wedding?"
Summer is in full swing. And thank goodness. Now how are you staying cool through the summer heat?
Running was my go-to workout until an old injury reared its ugly head. "No high impact workouts," my doctor instructed. I must have looked stricken. "Maybe try spinning," he suggested. Ugh.
"Buy used" is probably the most popular advice given to someone looking to save money, and it's not bad advice—most of the time.
National Ice Cream Day is possibly the sweetest summer holiday in the history of the universe, and trust me, we're totally on board with all of the freebies, BOGOs to celebrate everyone's favorite sweet treat on Sunday 7/17.
Summer 2016 is upon us, and if you can look away from your Pokémon GO app for a few days, there are lots of opportunities for travel out there. Here are my best tips for flying on the cheap in summer 2016.
One of the best unintended side effects of the popularity of Pokémon Go is that players are walking more than usual as they explore their neighborhoods and communities. Here's how you can earn some extra cash with all those extra steps – and get paid to hunt Pokémon. Yes, really!