Family, Finance

Dave Ramsey envelope system

Hey guys! If you've been following along you know we've been on a journey to get out of debt. In January we completed a spending freeze. This helped us to throw a good amount of money at debt. Going forward I've adopted the Cash envelope system (with a twist) Dave Ramsey's daughter Rachel Cruze came… Continue reading Dave Ramsey envelope system

Family, Just me and God

No spend challenge -Update

Hi guys! Happy Tuesday.  Hope all is well with you all 🙂  Today I'm going to be sharing a little update on how the No spend challenge is going and some hurdles I've faced to date.  Today marks day 20 of the spending freeze.  As stated here I am allowed to spend on groceries and medicine.… Continue reading No spend challenge -Update

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No Spend January – tips on how to Survive

No spend January is still going strong.  19 days left until I am allowed to purchase something for myself.  Here are some things I've done in place of spending money.  I have been ITCHING to read the book, The Millionaire Next Door (Thomas J Stanley, William D Danko) and Love your Life, Not Theirs (Rachel… Continue reading No Spend January – tips on how to Survive

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How I feed my family of 5 on $75/week OR LESS

Still going strong on the spending freeze.  22 days left!!  I allotted myself $125 this week for groceries, not to shop again until next Friday.  I came in slightly under budget at $123.41.  Here's a look at what our meal plan looks like.  We keep our plans super simple.  A main meal and a veggie… Continue reading How I feed my family of 5 on $75/week OR LESS