Have you ever loaned anybody money? I don’t mean the $10 your coworker asked for at lunch the other day because he didn’t have cash. I’m talking about the $500 your cousin wants to borrow because he’s short on rent. Or the $10,000 your brother needs for his business. Whether it’s $500 or $10,000, it’s a good idea to keep… Read More
We can all be forgetful at times, but for some of us, it’s a daily struggle. When I worked at my old office, I often packed a lunch to avoid having to eat out. ($10 lunches, 5 days a week adds up quick!) The problem, though, was that I would always forget my lunch at home. And on the days… Read More
Technology plays an incredibly large role in our lives today. I will be the first to admit that I don’t know when to put down my phone or step away from the computer. When my husband gets home from work, he grabs his bag of Tostitos and parks himself at his computer. We made a promise early on that we… Read More
Earlier this week I shared two travel-related posts, 7 Things You Must Do Before International Travel and How To Pack a Suitcase (3 weeks worth of necessities in a small carry-on and personal item!). It’s only appropriate that I end the week with one more travel post!
When given the choice between checking my bags or taking them with me on the plane, I always choose the latter. I have heard too many lost-baggage stories from close friends, family, and even strangers. I don’t want that to happen to me!
As I prepare for my trip to Hong Kong and China next week, I keep coming up with tasks I have to take care of before I leave. Long trips and international travel are exciting times ahead. But before you slip into full-on vacation mode, here are a few key things you need to do before jet-setting.