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Category: Rants and Rambles

Top 20 Driving Pet Peeves You Need to Stop Doing

Top 20 Driving Pet Peeves Some people get very anxious when having to drive. And every day is a challenge when dealing with annoying people who think they own the road. So this month I’m going to share with you a list of my Top 20 Driving Pet Peeves.   And if you think I’m talking to you, I probably am. Learn How to Drive via GIPHY 1. Not using your blinker. Blinkers are there for a reason – to let other people know you are turning!  Don’t make me look like an idiot when I’m waiting for you to pass and…

Side Hustle Income Report for 2016

Annual Side Hustle Income Report (2016) Welcome to my first Annual Side Hustle Income Report! When I first started blogging, I never had any intention of generating income from it. I was just discovering all kinds of ways to get free stuff and free cash with very little effort and wanted to share this information with the world! And while it was fun getting lots of free products, I was not making any money from it. But this past year, I started discovering some ways on how to make some actual cash with my blog along with other side hustles. So I’m going to…

How We Cut the Cord…But Is It Worth It?

Is it Worth It to Ditch Cable and Cut the Cord? My family and I are HUGE couch potatoes. This means we love to watch TV. You see, we are pretty boring people, so we in order to get any adventure in our lives, we live vicariously though our favorite TV shows.  But as most of you know, quality TV does not come cheap. Cable and Satellite services cost money. And every year the costs increase, with no rhyme or reason. So we decided it was time to cut the cord. But this decision did not come lightly. Not only does…

Top 15 Common Fears – Does yours make the list?

Top Common Fears – What Scares You the Most? Fear is a basic human emotion that we all experience in our lives. I asked my family and friends to tell me about what scares them the most and discovered that many of them share the same common fears. But what one person might find terrifying, another might find thrilling. Some examples include skydiving, roller coasters, or thunderstorms. So I compiled a list of the Top 15 Common Fears (not in any particular order) and added my own personal commentary just for fun. How do you relate? Top 15 Common Fears (with…

Why I Will Never Stop Going to Goth Clubs

Why Are Goth Clubs So Cool? I am a responsible adult. I’m 42, married, and have a rambunctious 6 year old little boy. I work at a stressful job 50 hours a week and don’t get much of a chance to relax and unwind. So once a month I like to get dressed up and go out dancing by myself for a few hours. But I don’t go to just any old dance clubs. I love the Goth clubs! In fact I have been going to Goth Clubs for over 20 years and have no intention of stopping anytime soon. And I…

Get More Out of Life with Groupon

*This is a sponsored post. All opinions are 100% my own and based on my personal experience. This post may also contain affiliate links which means I may be compensated a small amount if you click-through and purchase. Full disclosure policy here.** I’m a pretty frugal chick and my family lives on an extremely limited budget so I am constantly looking for ways to save money. When you are getting by on a single income, you simply have to watch your spending. I work very hard to take care of my family but every once in a while I like to do something…

How Having a Dog Can Improve Your Health!

How Having a Dog Can Improve Your Health! Growing up I was mostly a cat person. Plus I lived in apartments for the better part of my life and dogs were not usually welcome. But once I bought my first house I was ready to take the plunge and get a dog. While cats are awesome, they are so different than dogs.  Everyone knows that dogs are loyal, funny, and (usually) smart, but did you also know that having a dog can improve your health?  By Golly, It’s Ollie! I always had cats growing up and I felt like I…

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