Category Archives: monetizing blog

The high cost of summer

Summer is expensive. No, I’m not talking about a cruise to the Bahamas or a visit to Disney World. I’m not even talking about summer camps or swim lessons. I’m talking about the cost of having kids home all day, … Continue reading

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Why We Still Appreciate Your Support

I had a note from a reader asking if we were more financially secure now that we were living with family.  And the answer is “Yes, in many ways.”  The family member we are staying with pays the mortgage and … Continue reading

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Affiliate Programs

In an effort to continue to bring a bit of money in from the blog I’ve joined a few affiliate programs. These programs are similar to our relationship with Amazon; if you click through a link on the blog to … Continue reading

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