Happy Birthday, Twins! Adorable Party Ideas for Twin Birthdays If there’s anything more fun than planning a birthday, it’s planning a twin birthday. The adorable themes are endless and their friends are sure to love it. These are some of our favorite ideas. Adorable party ideas for twin birthdays can range from fun, creative, educational, […]
What’s inside? Here are the questions answered in today’s reader mailbag, boiled down to summaries of five or fewer words. Click on the number to jump straight down to the question. 1. Is it time to retire? 2. Money for parties at work 3. Boyfriend kicked me out 4. Great job offer… but scared 5. […]
Birthday Parties, sometimes I am so excited to plan a birthday for my kids and other times the thought of having a party makes me want to curl up in the fetal position. In fact, after we had a birthday party at my house for my son with his entire kindergarten class, I vowed to […]
Practical ideas for first birthday parties from decorations to food solutions that aren’t too expensive. Happy first birthday to your baby! Continue reading First Birthday Party Ideas – Super Amazing & Fun Ideas to Celebrate at Rookie Moms.
Maybe you’re in the midst of a financial turnaround. Maybe you’re having a hard time finding a job. Maybe you’ve just been waylaid by a torrent of unexpected expenses. Whatever the reason, you’re in a situation where money is super tight. You’re dealing with it, though. You’ve got this. There’s only one catch. Someone close […]
We threw a bubble birthday party, and it was not hard at all. Apparently, I’ve been acquiring bubble tools and solution for years now: when we hauled out all our bubble gear, we didn’t need to buy a thing. Continue reading Bubble party: easy & fun birthday party on a budget at Rookie Moms.
Over the last few years, a hybrid pressure cooker and slow cooker called the Instant Pot has become quite popular in some circles and, as a result, many people have written to me asking for my thoughts on it. I’ve given some brief thoughts on it in the past, but I wanted to spell out […]
What’s inside? Here are the questions answered in today’s reader mailbag, boiled down to summaries of five or fewer words. Click on the number to jump straight down to the question. 1. Term or whole life insurance 2. Inexpensive and free Kindle books 3. US banking for Canadian residents 4. REI dividend update 5. Landscaping […]
When I write about my own personal finance experiences, it’s easy to report on the things I did well. Writing about the good moves makes a lot of sense, after all. Those are the moves that resulted in a clear-cut personal finance gain without a lot of sacrifice, and those are the moves that really […]
What’s inside? Here are the questions answered in today’s reader mailbag, boiled down to summaries of five or fewer words. Click on the number to jump straight down to the question. 1. Upside-down on older vehicle 2. Buy house now or later? 3. REI annual dividend question 4. Common knowledge versus perspective 5. Parents without […]