7 Facts About Solar Energy

7 Facts About Solar Energy

Since purchasing our first home three years ago, my husband and I have been continually researching ways to make our home more energy efficient. When we first moved in we made a lot of changes – replaced drafty windows, put insulation in the attic, lowered our water heater temperature, reduced the sprinkler running time. Now … Read more

Every Drop is Precious – Easy Water Conservation Tips for Californians

Every Drop is Precious - Easy Water Conservation Tips for Californians

This article contains affiliate links. Thank you to ScottsĀ® EveryDrop™ for sponsoring this post! All opinions are my own. Visit the ScottsĀ® EveryDrop™ website to learn about more about their commitment to California’s water conservation efforts. It’s no secret California experiencing the worst drought of our lifetime. As a lifelong Californian, I have been aware … Read more

6 Financial Tips for Buying Your First Home

6 Financial Tips for Buying Your First Home

I was selected for this opportunity as a member of Clever Girls and the content and opinions expressed here are all my own. Buying and owning my own home is a dream come true. It’s a dream I never thought I would reach, but with hard work, financial sacrifices, and a little bit of pixie … Read more

Why You Need an Emergency Fund

I was selected for this opportunity as a member of Clever Girls and the content and opinions expressed here are all my own. I’ve talked about it briefly here before, but let me tell you all about why it’s super important to have an emergency savings account, and how our home emergency fund through Capital … Read more

How I Save Money on Energy Bills to Splurge at Disneyland

I was selected for this opportunity as a member of Clever Girls and the content and opinions expressed here are all my own. Perhaps you have already noticed this, but I love to go to Disneyland. Shocking revelation, I know. Something I hear all the time from non-Disney people is, isn’t it expensive??? Well, the … Read more