Gwen goes over her monthly status report for January 2021 to detail her spending, saving, and retirement budgets.
Gwen reflects on the goals she set in 2020 and the theme and resolutions of 2021.
Huzzah! We are done with 2020! What a huge relief. In some ways, 2020 was a great year for me. It was also simultaneously a horribly wretched year at the exact same time. The first few months of the year were off to a fantastic start. I started getting settled into St Louis, was meeting new people to hopefully start up […]
Disclaimer: some links may be affiliate links. They help offset the cost of keeping this blog running! 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 […]
As I compile all of my financial stats for this weird and messed up year, I find myself reminiscing on some of the best purchases I made in 2020. Now, best is subjective. Was it the best deal? Was it the purchase that provided the most joy? The one that proved most useful? In this case, best is some […]
TL;DR — My boyfriend and I are makin’ plans to integrate our lives together with the idea being to get married and start a family in the near-ish future! Over a year ago, I met the most wonderful man in the world and snapped him up to make him mine. Actually, he snapped me up. .….Can we have mutual […]