Helloooo!  How’s your week going? Ours is humming along.  Lots going on, plus we’re getting ready for Avery’s first plane ride. I might be a little nervous about that.  Avery really likes to cruise and crawl around, and I’m not sure how she’ll do sitting on one of our laps the whole trip.  Luckily, it’s a short trip, so I’ll keep my fingers crossed.  She … Continue reading SAHM I Am!

Meal Planning: August Progress

Hello hello! A lovely comment left on my last post reminded me that I need to update all y’all on my meal planning (and hopefully money saving) progress!  Warning: this post might be a tad short on pictures In a nutshell:  I think I’m doing pretty well.  BUT, I think September’s strategy will include multiple trips.  Because I’m watching prices on certain things like chicken, … Continue reading Meal Planning: August Progress

Budgettabouddit! Part 3: Snowballs in August

So I’ve already talked about budgets and the importance of tracking actual expenses in one central location so we can see how much they are, how they’re changing, and how they relate to our budget. But there is one “expense” which deserves its own post entirely. Debt. Debt deserves not only its own post, but also a little set of horns.  It makes overspending way, … Continue reading Budgettabouddit! Part 3: Snowballs in August