5 Weekend Getaways Under $200

Relax Responsibly

Vacationing on a Budget

You’re probably already aware that saving money is high on my priority list, especially since it’s in such scarce supply in the Humble House.  So even when we go on vacation, we’re thinking about how we can keep costs down.

Now some people would argue that money shouldn’t matter when you’re on vacation… that it’s okay to spend frivolously because you’re “making memories.”  That’s just silly if you ask me!
(Read More)

Guide to Starting a Pet Sitting Service

Humble Pup enjoying a car ride!

Pet Sitting 101

Humble Timothy and I don’t often go out of town for anything, but on the rare occasion that we do, it’s nice to know that Humble Pup is well taken care of.

Usually we try to leave her in the very capable hands of my parents, but sometimes they’re unavailable for pet-sitting and we’re left with few options.

Kennels and dog hotels can cost up to $200 a night, including food and care.  Plus, can you ever really be sure of how your furry friends are being treated?  (Read More)

Travel Tips: Road Trip Planner

On The Open Road

Don't Forget Your Driving Tunes

Road trips is my favorite way to travel, great time with friends and family, sight seeing, and saving money on airfare!

I’ve been on lots of road trips so I figured I could share my personal road trip checklist with you.  It will make planning your road trip exciting rather than a huge headache!
(Read More)