An interview with Emanuel discussing college, student loan debt, travel plans and lifthen goals!
I had originally planned on doing a different post today. I was going to interview my friend but then he punched a wall and broke his knuckles. I figure the interview probably goes better when you aren't on painkillers. Or maybe that's how you get the juicy stuff. My journalistic abilities are still developing.Anywho, since… Continue reading The Holidays
Picture from Pinterest. Photo credit: The Rambling Redhead If I made an inspiration board it would have three things on it: a car (probably a Lexus), a picture of Australia, and a kitchen like the one in the picture above. A and I want to remodel our downstairs at some point, including a kitchen remodel.… Continue reading Savings Goals
I am a pretty transparent person. It's boring to me to make small talk with people. I want to know what your goals and dreams are. Where you want to travel. If money were no object, what would you do? I sometimes find it difficult to talk about the weather or gas prices because I… Continue reading My Decision Not to have Kids
As you can see, I did not do very well with my October budget. Most of where I went over was because of vacation but I also didn't budget enough for pet food and supplies, alcohol, and service and parts. Last time I had my oil changed I paid $80 for them to use synthetic… Continue reading October Budget Update and November Goals
Last week A and I hiked Poo Poo Point in Washington. I thought it was going to be a quick hike, like 20 minutes-ish one way, 40 minutes round trip. It ended up taking an hour and half to make it to the top with several generous breaks. I wanted to give up so many… Continue reading The Climb
A situation came up recently where I was stressed out about money. It doesn't happen as often as it used to but it still comes up occasionally. Next year, my mom will be turning the big 5-0. For her birthday, she's decided she wants to go to Disney World. We plan to go in February… Continue reading Monetary Stress