Easy Leftovers Recipe: Pita Bread Personal Pizzas

I cannot take credit for this idea. The boyfriend’s family turned us on to this last weekend, and they read about it somewhere else. I’m just surprised I never came up with this on my own. These pita pizzas are super simple, quick to make, and perfect for using up leftovers! The first time we

3 Sites to Earn Money Back While Shopping Online

With Black Friday tomorrow and Cyber Monday coming up, I figure a lot of people are getting ready to scoop up some great deals online for the holidays and for themselves. I prefer online shopping to store shopping just because things get a little crazy out there. One of the great things about shopping online

5 Ways To Stay Optimistic & Productive While Unemployed

The economy is in the dumps, the unemployment rate seems to always be rising, and everything kind of sucks. It sucks even more if you’re unemployed, especially for a long period of time, which is becoming more and more common for people in the United States. I’ve been unemployed for 7 months since my temporary

Patio Gardening 2010: Week 29 – End of Season

It looks like it’s finally over for our little patio garden. Last week we hit lows in the 30s and our poor plants started shriveling up a little. The day before the big temperature drop, I went ahead and harvested all the peppers and tomatoes left on the plants. The last haul was 2 peppers

Free Streaming Scary Movies & TV to Enjoy on Halloween

Halloween is just two weeks away, and I know many people are gearing up for their favorite day of the year. There’s still time to come up with a killer costume and plan the perfect spooky party. The boyfriend and I aren’t really into dressing up and going out. Instead we like to stay in

Patio Gardening 2010: Week 26 – Surprise Green Onions

Fall is here but the garden is still going. It looks rough, but it’s going. We’ve had roller coaster temperatures for the past few weeks, with temperatures in the 60s and then the 70s and the past few days in the 80s. I’ve basically just let the garden do it’s own thing for awhile now.

Patio Garden 2010 Week 23: Tomatoes, Peppers, & Basil

I know, I know. I haven’t done a patio garden update in a couple weeks. Honestly there just hasn’t been much going on to report. We’re down now to tomatoes, peppers, and basil. The tomatoes and peppers are still suffering from the red spider mites, but the plants are still trucking along. They’re producing, flowering,

Make Money Online: Instant Cash Sweepstakes Stats Update

Instant Cash Sweepstakes is now Paid Viewpoint. Sign up here to make money taking their surveys. Well, Instant Cash Sweepstakes has done it again: they’ve updated their rules and added more ways to earn money. I honestly like them more and more with each update. Unfortunately, it seems my first few posts about it are

Patio Gardening 2010: Week 21 – Summer Winds Down

Things are getting back to normal here. I finally have my camera back so we’ll have some half decent pictures again. Temperatures have certainly cooled off over the past week. Highs this week are in the 70s, so it seems like fall is settling in. The gardening season is winding down and soon we’ll be

5 Ways to Keep Clean and Save Money

When looking for ways to reduce your budget and save money, the first things to cut are the luxury items like entertainment and other non-necessities. There are also ways to save money on the “must haves” in your budget. Good hygiene is a definite must have, not only for social reasons but also for general