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Free Tax Prep for Low and Middle Income


Are you stressing out about doing your taxes? For those who are low or middle income, you may qualify for free tax assistance and tax preparation at your local library! What is considered low or middle income? Check with your local library as it varies by region. At our library, it’s $51,000/year or less. Read more…

Before and After Photos of My Old Place with New Light Bulbs

GE Reveal Light Bulbs

Full Disclosure: I was provided with GE Reveal light bulbs for this post. When you want to remodel or update a room, you probably never think of changing your light bulbs. I have become accustomed to the yellowy look of standard light bulbs that I never knew it could look better. I was sent several […] Read more…

The Pros and Cons of Living Near San Francisco


One of the reasons we moved back home was to be closer to not just our families and friends but to everything else. At the last place we lived in, a more rural area, we had to drive at least 10-15 minutes to Costco, Trader Joe’s, natural food store, and an Asian grocery store. But […] Read more…

I Moved and How Everything That Could Go Wrong, Did


You may have noticed that I haven’t been as active on the blog lately. It was because I was preoccupied with moving. In January, my husband and I made the decision to move back closer to San Francisco, to be closer to friends and family and to my husband’s job. Moving is known as one […] Read more…