We started our journey to getting our finances in order by reeling in on the spending. There was no other way we would have paid $84,000 in our first year without YNAB! To this day, budgeting continues to be a top priority and really keeps our finances in check. To help with that, we have made … Continue reading Frugal Challenge: No-Dining-Out November
This post may contain affiliate links. Please see my disclosure to learn more. I gave up alcohol in June of 2017 and it has been one year since I have participated in what many people refer to as social drinking. There were many reasons why I gave it up, but the reason that I was least willing … Continue reading Frugal Challenge: Give Up Alcohol
This post may contain affiliate links. Please see my disclosure to learn more. I’ve attempted a lot of frugal life hacks in the past year, all with the goal of paying down my student debt of over $550,000 in less than ten years. These include co-housing to reduce rent, travel hacking to jet set around the world … Continue reading Frugal Challenge: Become Vegetarian One Week, Every Month!
This post may contain affiliate links. Please see my disclosure to learn more. I think it has become apparent to all that the up-hill battle which we face against COVID-19 has only just begun and will not go away any time soon. When whispers of a lock-down first spread two weeks ago, I truly believed that it … Continue reading Financial Advice to Battle COVID-19
Congratulations! You’ve finished the course! Pat yourself on the back for a job well done. Now it’s time to go out there and implement everything you’ve learned. However… the fun does not stop here. Just because this course has ended does not mean that you need to stop learning. I personally LOVE to read and study … Continue reading Additional Resources
We’ve kind of took it upon ourselves to create a frugal challenge that requires us to become vegetarian for a week. The progress report: Grocery bills have been less than $40 for two, sufficiently providing three meals per day, seven days a week. Frugal challenges for the win! As if this wasn’t enough, the past … Continue reading Vegetarian Coconut Curry
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This post may contain affiliate links. Please see my disclosure to learn more. When I first started writing, I was a person filled with angst. I couldn’t quite place it exactly, not realizing that the unrest lied in my lifestyle as a millennial yes-woman. And so I did the only thing I consistently ever did since becoming … Continue reading How to Monetize a Blog