My 2017 Goals – Week of January 9 – 15

January 16, 2017

Update for the week of January 9th – Jan   I’m back to report my goals progress. Will I accomplish every goal?  Maybe not and I’m totally okay with it.  But if these goals are in the forefront of my mind, I know I will end up being in a better place at year end having focused on these goals/choices then I would be otherwise. …

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My 2017 Goals – Week 1 of 52

January 8, 2017

No new years resolutions here. I don’t like resolutions as I’ve always been afraid of failure if I didn’t stick to them.  So I’ve never made any. I’ve never really written down any goals either.  The only goal I’ve really ever made was when I was finally “sick and tired of being sick and tired” about our debt and made a decision to get out …

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January’s Free Monthly Kindle eBook for Amazon Prime Members

January 3, 2017

Happy New Year!  I hope your holiday was fantastic! If you’re an Amazon Prime member, you can download and keep one of 6 pre-selected Kindle Ebooks for free. If you like to read, why not take advantage of a free newly released kindle book? You can check out January’s selection here: Kindle First Selections The Night Bird by Brian Freeman The Mutual Admiration Society: A …

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Uber Frugal Month Challenge – You In?

December 31, 2016

Over the last couple of weeks, I’ve been telling my hubby that starting January 2017 we will be spending money on only necessities and nothing else.  We paid of our new car in in September and paid off an additional $5000 of debt and that’s it.  We’ve been a little too loose with our money lately. Blame it on the holidays. We went from a …

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What Are Your Christmas Traditions and Memories?

December 23, 2016

Christmas time is such a beautiful time.  What’s not to love about getting together with family, decorating the house, baking cookies with the kids, starting/keeping family traditions and making memories. I thought it would be fun to share my family’s traditions: We hide all the Christmas gifts until Christmas morning.  I think it has more impact on the kids when there aren’t any gifts under …

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