You Deserve To Be Your Own Valentine! Gifts For You From You

It’s Time To Celebrate You! I love love, so yes, I’m a fan of Valentine’s Day. I hate the pain it causes, though. The feeling unloved, uncoupled, left out. Trust me, I was single for far more Valentine’s Days than I’ll ever be married. That’s why I’m all about living in the now. Celebrate the love that is here. Celebrate fabulous you! Whether or not you have a romantic partner, I believe you are enough, Valentine. I believe you should

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How My Husband’s Frequent Flyer Hobby Took Us On The First Class Ride Of A Lifetime!

His frequent flyer hobby booked us a double bed in the sky *Video Posted Below* I thought it was time to share my husband’s crazy over-the-top frequent flyer hobby. This is what consumes our lives when I’m not sharing uplifting news with the world. About 10 years ago he discovered that he could make every dollar going out bring multiple miles back in. And he’s discovered the secrets to burning miles on the most luxurious planes in the world. He

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How American Express Cardholders Can Save 20% On Amazon

A great holiday shopping hack from MilesHusband Do you have an American Express card that earns Membership Rewards? This link will tell you if your account is eligible for the Amex Holiday Promo and will activate the promo on your Amazon account. Some pointers from my Miles/Points crazy husband, aka, “MilesHusband.” Make sure your payment method is a Membership Rewards-earning AmEx card. Use ONE AND ONLY ONE Membership Reward point as payment. **To do this, type in “0.01” in the box that

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Earning Frequent Flyer Miles Without Flying-The Basics

How does this “points-chasing” game work? How do MilesHusband and I manage to take over-the-top luxury vacations around the world for mere pennies? The folks at NextAvenue.org recently asked me to explain. Here’s a good primer on the way we earn and burn frequent flyer miles. Basically, it influences every since move we make with any money we spend. This article is just a toe dipper, so be sure to come back here for frequent updates. And if you have

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This Is The Last Place I Ever Expected To Spend My Wedding Anniversary

This is the last place I ever imagined I’d spend my wedding anniversary. On top of a mountain. In Oman. Go ahead and look on a map. I had to. We’re talking the other side of the globe. A tiny country bordered by The United Arab Emirates, Saudi Arabia, and Yemen. Yeah, Yemen. Which my husband insisted we would only end up in if we took a wrong turn. Welcome to the latest travel creation of the man I’ve come

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How MilesHusband’s Biggest Points Redemption Ever Waited Behind This Hotel Door

Points redemption. Two words that give MilesHusband goosies. Basically, it’s the math you do to figure out how much value each point or mile brings you when you cash it in for a flight, a hotel, or heaven forbid, a camera or magazine subscription. And off the top, I have to say, “Thank you, Chase Ultimate Rewards!” as these points made this great story possible. More on how to earn those at the bottom of this post. For now back

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Check Out The Most Luxurious First Class Airlines In The World

“You need to show what First Class really looks like,” Miles Husband is saying to me as we work across from each other at our dining room table. You want to see first class, you should see our home office. Actually, you shouldn’t. You should see the fantasy trips he plans for us from the messy dining room table. He came across this video that gives a glimpse at the best First Class products in the world. Notice none of

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MilesHusband Finds Amazing Summer Ireland Flights From West Coast

How does a luxury flight to Ireland this summer sound? MilesHusband has found a frequent flyer deal on Aer Lingus you should checkout. There still are dates available July and August from LA or SFO in Aer Lingus’ brand new, fully-lie flat business class seats and brand new catering. Why are MH’s eyes popping? He’s sitting across our dining room table telling me, “These awards are usually nearly impossible to obtain non-stop from West coast. This is first time I have seen

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