How to Downgrade Your Category 5 Financial Storm

Aug 31, 09 How to Downgrade Your Category 5 Financial Storm

Posted by in Recession Opinions, Saving

Welcome to the number one recession survival blog! Sign up for our RSS feed and follow us on Twitter to get the most out of the information provided here. Thanks for joining us! Tweet Refugee, evacuee…potato, potata, huh?  In the past four years, New Orleanians have...

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Go Forward

May 22, 09 Go Forward

Posted by in Jobs and Business, Soul-Survival

Tweet Go forward. Weakened by a string of one-night stands with stress, I often awakened to illnesses that were hard to shake.  I found it difficult to offer tips on surviving the recession when the recession, apparently, had me in a chokehold so firm that John Cena would...

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Is It Safe Yet?

Mar 19, 09 Is It Safe Yet?

Posted by in Soul-Survival

Tweet One night last week, I woke up around 2 A.M.  Normally, I find that I am forced into contortion, barely hanging on to the edge of my bed, while my 7 year old sleeps like a king with his knee in my back.  But that night, I was unusually comfortable…and alone.  I...

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Le Stratégie

Mar 12, 09 Le Stratégie

Posted by in Budgeting, Saving

Tweet It was a beautiful night for a leisurely walk last Friday. After having coffee with my date at a community cafe of eccentric decor, we decided to browse the boutiques and various restaurants in a nearby urban retail district. Even if that decision was more so...

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Snow Daze

Mar 04, 09 Snow Daze

Posted by in Investing, Jobs and Business

Tweet Thanks to the snow storm that pounded the east coast, J is on his third snow day this week.  We haven’t seen anything like it.  Let me rephrase…we haven’t experienced anything like it.  So, while the snowball fights, snow angels, and failed attempts at...

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Ashes to Ashes

Feb 27, 09 Ashes to Ashes

Posted by in Family Matters, Investing

Tweet I have spent many an Ash Wednesday recovering from the debauchery that is Mardi Gras.  Unfortunately (or maybe fortunately to some), I have been posted up in Virginia for the past 4…just as sober as the Fat Tuesday before.  And although I would like to believe...

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