I'm Obsessed

I'm Obsessed

so after erin posted about it on twitter, i checked out kristin's post and loved the idea. so i stole it, naturally.  (thank you kristin.)  it's easy to say you're obsessed wi…
The Purposeful Planner By Corie Clark (Review)

The Purposeful Planner By Corie Clark (Review)

yes, i check out every new planner that i find.  it's what i do, i can't help myself.  anyway, i posted a picture to instagram when my purposeful planner first arrived and many peo…
My Dad Is From Mysore, India. And I'm Adopted.

My Dad Is From Mysore, India. And I'm Adopted.

that fact is true - my dad is indian.  he was born and raised in mysore, india, which is outside of bangalore.  (like naperville is to chicago.  bangalore is officially known as bengaluru,…
A Year Long Shopping Ban?

A Year Long Shopping Ban?

you might remember that i did my spending frost for a few months, to save money towards house buying.  i'd say it was semi-successful.  the months that i concentrated, i did really wel…
Frugal Chicago Date Idea: Lincoln Park Zoo

Frugal Chicago Date Idea: Lincoln Park Zoo

moving right along in my frugal and free month of june: date ideas.  well, you can't get cheaper than the entrance fee for lincoln park zoo - it's free.  my very favorite price.  i…
Choose Your Own Adventure [Link Up]

Choose Your Own Adventure [Link Up]

the very last link up, i can't believe it's arrived. thank you all for joining in, it's been fun seeing what everyone has worked on. personally, i've accomplished a lot. …
Frugal Chicago Fun: Street Fests

Frugal Chicago Fun: Street Fests

ah, june.  it's definitely frugal month in my life and on the blog.  i'm supposed to be on a spending frost (more on that next week), but april and may were rough on me.  it's …