Seeing Washington, DC – Free!

Washington, DC - Free, free travel, travel to Washington, cheap travel, budget travel
Brian and I are headed to Washington DC this fall for a work/fun trip.  There is lots to do, but that doesn’t mean we need to spend a lot of money.  Here’s some free events that visitors to Washington DC can check out.   Photo Credit: http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/File:Cherry_Blossoms_and_Washington_Monument.jpg, Original Author: Wendy Harman The National Theatre’s free performance...

more →

Posted in: Entertainment and Leisure, Travel

Is Netflix worth it?

Netflix worth it, Netflix subscription, Netflix
Photo Credit: dolphinsdock My parents recently installed Netflix in their home using a Blu-Ray DVD player that I had purchased for them at Christmas.  It was an instant hit with my two younger sisters who loved being able to watch TV shows and movies on-demand.  Many of my friends and co-workers have also recommended Netflix, citing the ease of watching movies and television and the low cost as the...

more →

Posted in: Entertainment and Leisure

Seeing Vancouver BC – Free

travel discount, seeing Vancouver, travel deals
Summer is the best time to visit Vancouver.  It’s sunny (usually), warm (usually), and there’s lots of free events and attractions to take advantage of.  Even though I live here, I still do all the touristy things during the summer, especially if they are free.  Here are some of my favourites: GastownPhoto Credit: K. Sy The TD Vancouver International Jazz Festival marks the beginning...

more →

Posted in: Entertainment and Leisure, Travel

Spending our fun money

fun money, epicurean, extra budget,, spending money, spend money wisely
Brian and I often get ridiculed for not having “fun” with our budget.  I say that it is blatantly untrue!  We simply pick and choose what we like to spend our fun money on.  We don’t like to spend our money idly and we like to make sure we have enough spending money for unexpected splurges throughout the week.  We also like to make sure we get the maximum value from our fun money. ...

more →

Posted in: Entertainment and Leisure
1 2 3 4 5 6

Top of page