Monthly Status Report: August 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 my over­all sav­ings rate? It helps keep me account­able. How … Read more

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 to the mid­dle … Read more