Starting on Thursday evening, the house guests begin to arrive, culminating in eleven houseguests on Saturday and Sunday. Things I’m thankful for: lots of people I like and care for, a lot of people who want to play with the kids. Things that stress me out: food, personal interactions with various guests. End result: it’ll be fun, but I’ll be beat.
Look How Men’s and Women’s Magazines Write About Money For the most part, magazines write as though you have an infinite budget to spend on stuff – I wrote about this a while back. (@ i will teach you to be rich)
What A Financially Painful Childhood Can Teach You About Money Much of this sounded very familiar to me. (@ money, matter, and more musings)
The Simple Dollar Retro: Ten Financial Matters I Wish I Had Discussed With My Wife Before We Got Married If you’re thinking about getting married, this is a must-read.