Category Archives: Journey to Debt Freedom

A new small debt reduction goal…

Our new goal is a small one but its a really big deal for us.  As of this moment, $522.82 is a life changing number.  It is not what we need to be debt free but it takes us past … Continue reading

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Giving the kids a little ownership in the dream…

A big change has happened in this house since hubby and I officially decided that we were close enough to being debt free to start planning to build the home we have dreamed of for years (and years and years and … Continue reading

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Different isn’t bad… it’s just different…

We are different and they way we’ve approached our finances (and our journey out of debt) have been different.   We use cloth diapers instead of regular diapers to save money.   It’s not for everybody but it was an area I … Continue reading

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Attitude really is Everything…

We’ve been on this journey out of debt for a while because when you try to half do it, it takes longer, a lot longer.   Even when you are giving it your all (or most of your all – I’ve already … Continue reading

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Struggling with things…

I’ll admit I tend to struggle some alot around Christmas with wanting to do “things”.  There are so many amazing things that are fun this time of year and like it or not I’ll get to see many of my friends doing it … Continue reading

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Debt Update – December

I’ve said it before & I’ll say it again (many, many times) despite our best laid plans we just can’t seem to stop life from happening around here.   When life happens here it usually means great plans go out the … Continue reading

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Do you ever have those weeks???

I am having one of those weeks.  I’ve ignored the checkbook and haven’t even tried to look at our online banking.  There hasn’t been any serious financial misbehavior but what we started with this week just hasn’t been enough to go … Continue reading

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