I love this time of year. The short days and cold temps feel like nature’s permission for me to read more, sleep more, and allow more time for reflection. It … Continue reading Let’s Talk 2020.
Tonight begins a new tradition. As I close in on getting past the 50% point of paying off my debt, I am leveling this thing up and holding myself more … Continue reading Sunday Night Spending Report
Something comes over me every November. I know that cold and darkness are right around the corner, so I’ll be spending more time inside. And secondly, we’re about to start … Continue reading Minimalism and Identifying What is Truly Most Important
First off, if you have no clue what I’m talking about when I say ‘hold the pen’, give this a quick skim first. Okay, now that we have that out … Continue reading Hold the Pen – What I’m Tinkering With This Week
I’m obsessed with two things. 1 – Personal growth 2 – Tinkering These two things go incredibly well together. I’m always working on something, learning about something, and mulling over … Continue reading It’s Time to Hold The Pen
The first item on my list of things I want to experience in 2018 is to take a woodworking class. (I posted this list yesterday, so if you haven’t read … Continue reading The Two Enchanting Men I Met Yesterday
I had to give this some thought. It’s easy to get swept up in the hoopla around a new year – people are motivated, dreaming big, determined to change their … Continue reading This Is What I Want To Experience In 2018
I have gone back and forth on this post. I framed this trip up as a project to experiment with traveling on a budget. What it was under the surface … Continue reading Results of My Solo Travel on a Budget
A fair amount of the charges on my credit cards have historically been experiences, or purchases because I misjudged a pay period and came up short near the end of … Continue reading Traveling on a Budget (That’s a First!)
If I’m going to change my relationship with money, I need to change my habits with it. In my last post, Taking the Shame out of the Debt Game, I … Continue reading My 4 New Habits for Changing my Relationship With Money
Spring of 2001. I was sitting on the couch with my boyfriend when my phone rang. I knew who it was by the caller ID and my heart sank instantly. … Continue reading Taking the Shame out of the Debt Game.
Goals. Long term, short term, any term. I love them. I set them all the time, and I get a smile on my face every time I cross one off … Continue reading New Year, No Goals?