Frugal 5 Friday

Frugal 5 10/12/18

Well here I am! It feels like it has been ages and ages. I will have a real state of the frugal union for November, but for now our finances are a bit of a jumble. A few weeks ago I noticed that a sheet of shingles had blown off of our roof. I told… Continue reading Frugal 5 10/12/18

State of the Frugal Union

August 1st State of the Frugal Union

So where have I been the last month? Everywhere it seems. I traveled for work for our annual user's conference and while it's lots of fun, there's a lot of prep work that goes into it and this year it was 2000 miles across the country. I had a great time, but I'm really really… Continue reading August 1st State of the Frugal Union

State of the Frugal Union

July 1st State of the Frugal Union

As usual it was a crazy month! Our 2nd jobs unexpectedly cut our hours to the tune of about $1900 that we were planning on to help dig us out of our hole. These were hours that had been confirmed months and months in advance so I've been doing a lot of moving things around… Continue reading July 1st State of the Frugal Union

Frugal 5 Friday

Frugal 5 Friday 6/8/18

Happy one year anniversary to my blog! I can't believe it's already been a year and that we've been on our debt free journey for 14ish months. We've made some good progress, but I'm looking forward to next year 😉 This week was kind of a weird mash up of spending and saving money- we… Continue reading Frugal 5 Friday 6/8/18

State of the Frugal Union

June 1st Frugal State of the Union

Well! We had a stellar month and we made a BIG choice to cash in some of our investments from when we were teachers and we PAID OFF the subaru! Woot!! This frees up $425 a month to go toward other debt. So that's the good news! The bad news? As I type this our… Continue reading June 1st Frugal State of the Union