Friday Faves: 6 Days Until Christmas

Happy Friday Loves. We’re in full holiday swing at the TK/BF household.  What better way to spend the holidays than with lots and lots of festive pics.  From all of us here at Blonde & Balanced to everyone reading this blog HAPPY HOLIDAYS.

No matter what you’re celebrating this year I just want to say THANK YOU for reading B&B over the last year.  Happy Hannukah, Merry Chrismukah, Happy Festivus and Merry Christmas.  Cheers to 2015!

Enjoy these great personal finance posts:

Girls Just Wanna Have Funds – You’re Engaged, now what?

Caviar & Quarters – Manage your money without a budget!

Fat Guy Skinny Wallet – Weighing the Costs of Getting an MBA

Red Debted Stepchild – 4 Things I Wouldn’t Do to Save Money

Kylie Ofiu – How to make more money

Friday Faves: 13 days until Christmas


Happy Friday Loves.  Can you believe Christmas is only 13 days away?! I am so excited for the holidays, not only do I have some time off work it’s also my first Christmas with BF in our new apartment.  I’m looking forward to comfy pyjamas, a big ol’ Christmas tree and lots and lots of chocolate.

What are your holiday traditions?

Have a great weekend and enjoy these posts from our friends:

Debt.com – 3 Huge Debt Mistakes I Wish I Never Made

Need This Want That – When to use savings to pay off debt

Block Talk – 3 tools every small business owner needs to be successful

Thirty Six Months – Looking For a Career Change?

Add Vodka – 2 Little Known Ways That Retailers Are Making You Fat and Broke

Photo from Flickr

Friday Faves: Christmas is coming


Good morning Loves and happy Friday.  It’s the first weekend of December and the holiday festivities have begun over at the TK/BF household.  Tonight is my office Christmas party and next weekend BF and I are getting our Christmas tree.  Yes the holidays are in full swing and I’m loving it.

What are your plans for the holidays?

Enjoy these posts from our friends:

Frugal Portland – The emotional roller coaster of house hunting

Three Thrifty Guys – 8 Christmas Gift Ideas for the Thrifty Guy

Frugal Beautiful – Lessons in gratitude from a now-single former bride

Young Adult Money – 6 Ways to Run Your Small Business More Efficiently on the Cheap

Broke & Chic – 31 Ways To Improve Your Bathroom On A Budget

Photo from Flickr

Friday Faves: HELLO Black Friday shoppers


Happy Friday Loves and good luck to all you Black Friday shoppers out there.  I wish you all the best.  I love sleep and therefore I’m not out among crowds as you read this.  I know there are some great deals out there today, but I don’t need anything that’s worth losing sleep over.

Are you out shopping today on Black Friday?  What’s the best deal you ever got?

Enjoy these posts:

My Life, I Guess – A Day in the (Unemployed) Life

Smart Money Chicks – Are you a Spendster?

Careful Cents – Top 3 Mistakes I made as a Freelancer (and How to Avoid Them)

Yes I am Cheap – Thriving on Thrifting!

Wise Bread – Eat Healthy and Amazing for $50 a Month

Photo from Flickr