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budget

  • life

    5 on a Friday

    1- I am reading The Dutch House. It is a good distraction. Highly recommend! This is my 4th Ann Patchett that I can recall (State of Wonder, Bel Canto, Commonwealth were the first 3).…

    February 28, 2020
  • Budget Travel

    Vacation Planning: DO IT EARLY

    I have grown to love vacation planning. I enjoy the searching almost as much as the vacation itself. And as I’ve become more cost-conscious in other areas of my life, I enjoy making travel…

    February 12, 2020
  • Reading Work

    5 on a Friday: call edition

    1- Content creation. Okay wow — thanks for the love and I promise I have no plans to sell out. I had a moment of self-doubt while listening to someone else, I guess. It’s…

    February 7, 2020
  • life

    5 on a Friday: under the weather edition

    1- I spent the week sort of ignoring that I’m sick, but I am and it’s annoying. I was determined not to let anything get in the way of my workout schedule (#upholder) but…

    January 24, 2020
  • Weekend

    Weekend Report: packed edition

    We did a LOT this past weekend. And while every moment wasn’t amazing (certain child going through tough behavioral phase . . . ), it felt full, in a good way. Friday: I took…

    January 13, 2020
  • Budget Goals life

    5 on a Friday

    1- Mani/pedi. I got my nails done yesterday! It is one of my “20 for 2020” to do this monthly. Having them done a) looks pretty and put together; b) prevents me from biting…

    January 10, 2020
  • Parenting

    5 on a Friday

    1- Our nanny has been out 8 days (and she had a week of vacation just prior to all that!). Her friend has been subbing and it has been fine, but not the same.…

    August 2, 2019
  • life

    Money Thoughts & Frugality Revisited

    Oh good, now we have our holiday card. The above photo was taken by a professional photographer (Jody Gross for any locals!). We chipped in to do a big family photo session for Josh’s…

    June 26, 2019