30 Days of Change

I I am so ridiculously excited about this challenge that I am literally losing sleep over it. What’s the big deal? It has the potential to change your life. I know, because it has changed mine. Learning to live with intentionality and set goals effectively increases your productivity and helps you be successful in literally … [Read more…]

Debt Free Diary- Entry 6

6/12/16 Thanks, Dave Ramsey. I’m officially a freak. I no longer use hair products or cleaning products- yay vinegar and baking soda. My husband refuses to take medicine for anything- apple cider vinegar to the win again! My next project is to cut up old T-shirts to use instead of paper towels.We have eaten beans … [Read more…]

5 Characteristics of Wonderful Moms

Oh, motherhood. It is such a wonderful, messy, exhausting experience. Since we want the best for our children, we strive to be the best mothers possible. We scour Pinterest for hacks, look at Facebook and Instagram for ideas, read books, searching desperately for the secret formula. In my job as a Site Coordinator for the … [Read more…]

Debt Free Diary- Entry 5

5/22/16 Wow, just a little over one month from my first entry. Somehow we have pretty much knocked out this emergency fund. We have never had a savings before in our lives. Yet in a month we have managed to scrounge together almost $1000. Definitely not by our own abilities that is for sure. It’s … [Read more…]

Debt Free Diary- Entry 4

5/15/16 Mind. Blown. There are months with 5 weeks? That means there are months where we get extra paychecks?! What? Where have they all gone? I am terrified to include them in the budget because I’m pretty sure I must be mistaken. But those checks we got at the end of April that I moved … [Read more…]

Debt Free Diary-Entry 3

5/9/16 Alright, $600 in the emergency fund, a budget that we cant quite make get to 0 and a lot of hours of overtime, but we have made it through the month. Although I always blamed my husband, I have realized that I too have a spending problem. I am just sneakier about it. Plus, … [Read more…]