The Cost of a Dream

Buying a beautiful classic car has always been one of the big dreams for Mr. Mt. He doesn’t have a lot of hobbies, but working under an old car seems to be pure joy for him. A million years ago, before we met, he had owned a few. Those are fond memories. In reality, a […]

How to Marry Well

Mr. Mt and I will be celebrating our anniversary while we are on this 6 week road trip. 14 years! Who hoo! Not that it’s always been a cake walk. (Have you ever done a cake walk? Maybe it’s a small town thing, but it’s easy! Kind of like musical chairs but you win cake. […]

Can we afford a $30k Wedding?

I was reading another blog, when one of the commenters insisted that it was absolutely impossible to get married for less than $30,000. She stated that every article suggesting otherwise was either impractical or irrelevant to most people’s situation. It got me thinking. If she is in fact right and there is really no way […]

Frugal Respects Frugal

Work towards big goals and the world conspires to help you. I really believe that. Especially in your desire to get out of debt, build up an emergency fund, or build wealth. When you are working your ass off toward these goals, other Frugalers will respect your Frugaling. (Yes, it’s a verb, noun, adjective, and […]