Waiting, Waiting, and More Waiting

It seems like my life thus far has been nothing but waiting. Waiting for… …my 5th birthday so I could join my sister in the big kid’s room at preschool. …age 10 so I could get an adult library card and check out more than YA books. …elementary school to end so I could go … Read more…

Help! I can’t stop spending money!

If any of you have noticed a rather high-pitched screeching sound emanating from the Midwest, it’s probably my wallet complaining about all the times I’ve used it already this month. I’ve been on a serious spending spree the last few weeks, and unlike most 25-year-old women, I’m not happy about it. Granted, that may have … Read more…

Monthly Status Report: March 2016

Why do I do a monthly status report? I find it best to do a monthly status report for a few rea­sons. It helps me eval­u­ate how I did the pre­vi­ous month. Did I hit a tar­get reduc­tion in spend­ing or did I go way over bud­get for a par­tic­u­lar cat­e­gory? Did I earn more? What was … Read more…