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How Do You Find a Cause You Care About?

Recently I've been giving a lot of thought to giving away a small (since I'm still in the midst of securing the financial oxygen mask on myself first) … Read More...

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April Recap

Hello friends and Happy May! First of all, this month marks the 4-year Blogiversary for Budget and the Beach! When I started this blog, I … Read More...

Sampling beer at a super cool brewery called The Phantom Carriage. http://www.phantomcarriage.com

Succumbing to Lifestyle Inflation

You know me by now, right? So you know that I'm always fairly honest and open with what's going on in my life, with both the good and … Read More...

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Adventures in Gardening, Biking, Finances, and Kicking Ass!

Today's post is just a mish mash of random things that have occurred over the last several weeks. A total stream of consciousness if you … Read More...