Budget January 2016 ~ Stock market craziness and home renovations

Here is our first report on our 2016 budget. Ever since we decided that the path for us is out of the rat race and into an early retirement of our choosing, the Mr. and I have been keeping an eye on our finances and scaling down our spending. Neither one of us were complete clowns, but we certainly weren’t looking out for our future selves at anywhere near the level we want/need to be. Continue reading “Budget January 2016 ~ Stock market craziness and home renovations”

Budget December 2015 ~ Rental Woes + Year-End Numbers

Ever since we decided that the path for us is out of the rat race and into an early retirement of our choosing, the Mr. and I have been keeping an eye on our finances and scaling down our spending. Neither one of us were complete clowns, but we certainly weren’t looking out for our future selves at anywhere near the level we want/need to be. Continue reading “Budget December 2015 ~ Rental Woes + Year-End Numbers”

FOOD ~ July 2015

We are over again this month. As I mentioned in the July Budget we had to stock up on some necessary staples such as olive oil, balsamic vinegar, and peanut butter. These supplies should last us a few months. So you’ll see that reflected in the Canned Goods area below. Otherwise pretty good month and as always delicious!

Anyway, here is where the money went:

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