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It’s the question many soon-to-be grooms and brides often ask themselves when they start receiving quotes from multiple wedding vendors: “Why the heck do weddings cost so dang much?” According to a recent study done in 2016, the average cost of a wedding was $35,329. That’s up from $32,641 in 2015. Yes, a price of a new car for a full night of fun. While some brides see the value, as … [Read more...] about Why Does the Average Wedding Cost More Than $25,000?
What if you could wear your pajamas to work? Or maybe to school? How about having your friends over for a pajama party. At the same time, you are helping raise funds for a charity or organization. Or there may be a family that has just lost everything in a fire or flood. It’s a simple idea bringing fun and laughter to all involved. The end result being a generous sum for a worthy cause. What … [Read more...] about How You Can Host a Successful Pajama Fundraiser
Are you looking to rent out a room? There are many benefits associated with going down this route. Nowadays, a higher number of people are renting, and the range and quality of rented accommodation are better than it ever has been. Renting is a lot more flexible and a lot cheaper too. Renting gives you the ability to move around easily, making it easy if you get a new job or your family gets … [Read more...] about Understanding the Costs Associated with Renting a Room
In this day and age, it’s very common for men to take a backseat when it comes to choosing engagement rings. Of course, you still get lots of brave men who choose a ring and present it when down on bended knee, but a growing number of grooms-to-be are leaving this important decision to the ladies in their lives. Although it’s incredibly romantic to be greeted with a shiny, sparkling ring when you … [Read more...] about Celebrate Your Style: Choosing The Right Engagement Ring
My wife and I, late 20-somethings, love going out and taking part in activities. A weekend spent just binging a show is boring; we want get outside, make something, travel. The problem we’ve recently encountered is that it’s somewhat expensive to keep this lifestyle up while accounting for a soon-to-be-born baby. With my wife now halfway through the pregnancy, I’ve collected some of the tips for … [Read more...] about How to Budget Fun Into a Pregnancy