Saturday Upside: The Clarity of Frugality

Bonnie, the mastermind behind this Saturday series, shares her enthusiasm for couponing on her site, Recipes Happen. I admire that sort of dedication to seeking out the best value, especially now when I'm forcing myself to be a responsible adult once and for all by taking control of my finances. I never really gave any …

Saturday Upsides: The Beauty of Strong

"It is amazing how complete is the delusion that beauty is goodness." -Leo Tolstoy "Give us that grand word 'woman' once again, and let's have done with 'lady'; one's a term full of fine force, strong, beautiful, and firm, fit for the noblest use of tongue or pen; and one's a word for lackeys." -Ella Wheeler Wilcox …