Grocery Options

I’ve been battling with myself about how little time I have at home, and how it always seems like I’m working my ass off to keep my house clean, or I’m squandering my time by like watching The Bachelorette while a pile of dishes ages slowly in my sink. I almost, ALMOST, almost decided to […]

Job Changes

A year ago, I was just a few days out from my current job, and now, I am facing my anniversary and some pay increases. Time flies! I think what’s ultimately important is that I need to not increase my spending along with my increased income. It won’t be a ton of money, it never […]

Savings Plans

I’ve been a little flippant (?) with my money lately. A little “oh, what’s $20 here, what’s $20 there?” and it’s starting to show. Since almost ALL my bills came out on my last paycheck, and I bought airfare for a trip to see family/a soccer game, I had to transfer some money out of […]

Ambling

People keep asking me “what’s new?” and there really isn’t anything. Lately it’s just been more of the same, more of the same, more of the same. I am fucking busy. I am fucking wiped. My alarm is for 4:30 every morning. Depending on how well I planned my day prior to that moment, that […]

Sow Buttons

Last night, I had a really hard time getting settled to sleep. I don’t know why I was so agitated – I didn’t have any caffeine past noon, per my rules, and I ate well during the day. I lingered too long watching TV, started my evening reading late, and everything kind of crumbled. Real […]

Springish

Well, the fucking election happened, didn’t it? Since November, I have made some major fucking changes, and I am becoming way the fuck less apologetic about how I’m living my life. I got my first-ever pap smear. I am now on anti-depressants! That also means I am not drinking Not drinking means I am binge […]