Hi there, Mrs. 1500 today, asking about airbnb.com and would you use it to rent out your house. But first, let's recap last week's answers to the question, What is your favorite, out of the house, frugal family activity?Aunt Beulah started us off with a walk. She suggested some ways to keep it fun for the kids, like imitating a way that dad walks, then each kid takes a turn … [Read more...] about Ask the Readers: Would you Airbnb your House?
Ask the Readers: What is your favorite frugal travel tip?
Hi there, Mrs. 1500 today, asking about your favorite frugal travel tip. Mr. 1500 just got back from a road-trip to Chicago (pictures below) and he's always looking for ways to travel on the cheap. But first, let's recap last week's answers with Mr. 1500.Mr 1500 here. Last week I asked about what you do in a black swan situation. F0r the purposes of this post, I'll define a … [Read more...] about Ask the Readers: What is your favorite frugal travel tip?
Thursday Rant: Quick Hits, Travel Edition
I've been all serious lately, talking about Retirement gone Wrong again and again. Time to lighten things up a bit with some fun ranting! If you ever pass through the Denver Airport, keep your eyes open. I was at the airport this week and it's like a giant haunted house. First, take a look at some of the murals. They are completely creepy. I'm not sure what they're all about, … [Read more...] about Thursday Rant: Quick Hits, Travel Edition
Hitting the Open Road, 1500 Style
Today, I leave on a trip. I'm heading to lovely (even if it is super cold) Madison, Wisconsin to visit my sister for the weekend. On Monday, I'll drive down to Chicago to test a new computer system that I designed. I'll then head down to Memphis, Tennessee to visit my other sister who is attending college there. Finally, I'll head back to Colorado. My trip got me thinking about … [Read more...] about Hitting the Open Road, 1500 Style