Category Archives: frugality

Quicken for Mac

One thing that many of you might not know about me is that I’m a finance nerd. I love working with my finances and getting the most bang for my buck. I think this is a huge component for those … Continue reading

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Quick Hit: Turning off My AC

I just have to share the fact that it is finally cool enough for Floridians to turn off their air conditioners. Woohoo!!! The past week or so,  it’s been nice and cool early in the mornings. About 70 or so, … Continue reading

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Week 2: Action Plan Checkup

I’m still working on my October Challenge learning how to cook. I’ve actually done a decent job with my goals, though I did shop for groceries entirely too much. Boo. Let’s see how things went: 3/7 entirely fresh dinners – I … Continue reading

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Needs v. Wants

Sorry for the inconsistency here. My laptop died and I have to use my desktop. Which isn’t bad. I just find that I don’t like to sit here unless I’m really working. Generally speaking I’m not much of a consumer. … Continue reading

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Week One: Action Plan Check Up

This week just blew by. I had some pretty aggressive, yet important goals to get me on the “learning how to cook” train. Let’s see how I did: Get a real chef’s knife – Done! I bought a VERY nice … Continue reading

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Extending Week Long Challenge

I did ok with my week long challenge last week. I only went to the story once mid-week. Honestly, it was completely unnecessary and just a matter of habit. It’s almost like I have nothing better to do. That’s kind … Continue reading

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Quickie Post – A Little Proud

My little challenge for the week was to not go to the grocery store everyday afterwork. I’m proud to report that I only ran to the store once.  I made a little Whole Foods run. I made it out of … Continue reading

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