Hi! The new job has been going on for about three weeks, and I enjoy it pretty well so far! The money isn’t going to change much day-to-day for me, but there are some costs that are going to either be eliminated or diminished substantially: health insurance – was about $200/month – now it’s included […]
One big step you can take in order to save money more efficiently is to get a new job! One that pays more! So you can save more! Today, I did that. I still feel like I’m dreaming.
Savings: Almost all the time always; I haven’t bought any clothes from places other than Goodwill or WalMart (I know, I KNOW) in over a year. Splurge: TIMBERS TICKETS I’ll see you all in July when we kick Seattle’s ass.
When I go grocery shopping, I’m like ‘budget Budget BUDGET’ at all cost (ha!) and don’t really pay attention to quality. “TEN DOLLARS for a fancy pasta sauce!” I decry. And then I’ll pay 1.5 times that for a plate of fancy pasta at a restaurant and it feels like “I DESERVE THIS.” So, since […]
Really Brief little update, I took the day off for Fam Times and have been working on the garden and it’s going okay. Here are my tips for enduring when spring pretends to be summer and you have a lot of shit to do. First, when gardening, try not to look like a total serial […]
PINTEREST It’s the same thing over and over and over again. So are most frugal living blogs. Either you get people who live in the extremes and deprive themselves unnecessarily (e.g. the blogger who said “your kids should just suck it up and use $2 benzoyl peroxide for their acne” even thought that shit […]
It’s gonna be a long 22 days until my next paycheck comes.