All tagged family fun

How to Save Money Like My Parents

Growing up, I have distinct memories up of my mom and dad discussing (and sometimes bickering about) money. To Bonnie and Bob, keeping a tidy home was just as important as keeping their finances organized and in check. Only now that I am in my mid-thirties, do I realize what a monumental test of will it must have been for my parents to save money and thrive on a modest income—all while raising two twin girls. I often find myself wondering…just how did they do it? So, I decided to ask them.

5 Family Games For the Holidays

After all the food is consumed and the gifts opened, my family has a tradition of gathering in the living room to play a game. All of us are highly competitive, so we try to pick a one that guarantees both maximum laughter and cutthroat fun. Here are 5 simple games sure to vanquish those obnoxious cellphones: