Little Luxuries: sleeping in

Not to rub it in but I don’t have to be at work until 11 most days. Still, I try to get up early and check some things off the list before heading out… Continue reading

YOLO

YOLO | treat yourself | you deserve it | retail therapy | sunday funday I work in retail so I’m exposed these on the daily. I don’t think any of them are inherently wrong… Continue reading

Hard Number (scratch that)

So this is kind of embarrassing. I will not be doing the hard numbers series posting how much debt we have reduced each month. Becaaauuuuuse instead I’ll be posting how much we have… Continue reading

Grocery Challenge – 40%

Ok, first listen to this (it’s good I promise!) Did you catch that?! 40%!! We waste 40% of food. I felt mortified after listening to this because we are absolutely those people. It’s… Continue reading

We are so fancy

Yesterday I cashed in my Christmas gift to get blowouts with my dearest friend Sara. What a sweet gift! After this years holiday hangover I’ve been leaning more towards the idea of gifting… Continue reading

Surviving Crisis

What a fucking month! Recently I wrote about our two cats falling ill and how our humble emergency fund came to the rescue. Well… the day after writing that our third cat fell… Continue reading

Buffalo

It’s a treasure to have friends who are cheap dates. Friends who always have a running list in their heads of free things to do. Last week it was Buffalo hunting with Evie.… Continue reading

Grocery Challenge: buying in bulk

We are only a family of two (and three cats) so I never considered buying bulk items. But as I did research on reducing grocery costs I heard it over and over again.… Continue reading

Deprivation and Gratitude

The best shower and meal I’ve ever had were in a hostel. I had traveled from LA, where I was spending the summer for an internship, down to San Diego to visit and old… Continue reading

Hard Numbers

Everyone loves a good before and after photo. Especially if you can see the progress in between. I was hesitant to share hard numbers on here but I think it’s necessary to make… Continue reading

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