Monthly Archives: April 2012

Lessons in how we spend our money….

This is one of those hard lessons where you learn that you don’t always get to spend your money like you want to spend your money. Meet Jo Jo. Jo Jo is the product of a broken relationship.  Yesterday,  Jo Jo … Continue reading

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We are prepping for a yard sale…

Hopefully a big, fat, massive yard sale this weekend!  I’d like to get rid of about 1/2 the stuff in the house.  I don’t know that we would gain that much space but I’d love to be rid of that much … Continue reading

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Consignment Sale Update….

Pick up & Payday was Saturday so after sitting through 2 morning soccer games,  I took off to the big city (an hour each way) to pickup my leftover clothes and my money. As soon as I got in the … Continue reading

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Soccer Season is taking a bite out of our budget…

Quite literally, in fact.  The three big kids are all playing soccer this season (they all played last season too).   Playing soccer isn’t the problem… the kids insisting on eating on the same days we have practices and games is. … Continue reading

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Finally our small credit card goal update…

Forever ago (last month) before I dropped off the face of the earth.  We were working hard on a small credit card goal.  The goal was to pay off our smallest credit card ($998.46) and we wanted to accomplish that … Continue reading

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I’m still here!!

It has been nearly a month since I last posted anything.  Bad, bad!   Another thing I should tell you about me is that I can only really focus on one thing at a time, especially if it is a big … Continue reading

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