Monthly Archives

October 2015

  • $450 Food Budget

    A Month of OFB’s $450 Food Budget


    This has been a long time coming, and I really hope that it’s somewhat helpful information that I’m about to share. I usually write a post in one sitting, and I knew that just wasn’t possible with this post! So I’ve been squirreling away little moments here and there to…

  • Wynn Six Months

    Monthly Baby Costs: Month Six


    Oh my goodness! Our little girl is half a year old?! Actually, we’re loving being at this stage. It’s crazy how much more we’ve been able to enjoy having a baby this second time. With our first, we (okay, mostly me) were so worried about doing everything right. But this second…

  • OFB Interviews Laura

    OFB Interviews: A Financial Education


    We’re excited to share a new perspective in today’s interview with Laura. She just graduated from college a few years ago, and she’s in the throes of paying down student debt. And she’s rocking at it. But that’s not where her story begins… Her journey is an inspiring one, and one…

  • 12-Point Pledge

    Mike Rowe’s 12-Point Pledge Solves Life’s Big Problems


    We originally wrote this article for DailyFinance, but it’s a fun/insightful/interesting topic we wanted to share, just in case you hadn’t heard of it before. We’d love to hear your thoughts! Mike Rowe, the former “Dirty Jobs” host, has deemed himself neither a supporter of the little guy nor the big guy…