The Friday Feast ~ the 25th of September

The personal finance community is filled with so many talented writers and truly inspiring people and families who want something much different in life than the traditional plan of buying lots of stuff and retiring in their 60s.  Here is a look at the best of this week’s personal finance blogs.

In this episode of Friday Feast: Frugal Woods, Frugaling, Frugal Cottage, From Frugal to Free, Our Next Life, Self Employed Movement, Debt Discipline and Money Mozart. Continue reading “The Friday Feast ~ the 25th of September”

The Friday Feast ~ the 18th of September

The personal finance community is filled with so many talented writers and truly inspiring people and families who want something much different in life than the traditional plan of buying lots of stuff and retiring in their 60s.  Here is a look at the best of this week’s personal finance blogs.

In this episode of Friday Feast: Dividend Mantra, Gen Y Finance Guy, MillionIn10, Budgets Are Sexy, Our Next Life, Northern Expenditure, Fervent Finance, So Over This, Money Mozart, Slowly Sipping Coffee and Root of Good. Continue reading “The Friday Feast ~ the 18th of September”

Think you need a 2000 sqft house to be comfortable? Think again!

Taking a look at the increase in average home sizes in the United States over the last 40 years should seriously test even the most intestinally-formidable person’s gag reflex.  The average home is larger than ever – 2,679 square feet, and the living space per person has doubled in that time. The median size new home is … Continue reading Think you need a 2000 sqft house to be comfortable? Think again!