January Spending Recap

January Spending Recap

another month down, quite successfully.  check it out: january 2 +$111 went to the otb with my parents.  our horse raced, came in 2nd.  i placed some successful bets! january 3 -$10 apartment cle…
I Need A Vacation and Other Confessions

I Need A Vacation and Other Confessions

i really wasn't planning on posting this week, as i'm totally swamped at work.  but, it's confession day and i felt like that was a good time to leave you with all the tidbits …
10 Best // Ways to Avoid People

10 Best // Ways to Avoid People

this week has been long.  very long.  i've had the worst sinus headaches since sunday night and they just will not quit.  i am very much over it.  i'm hopeful that i can still make…
Things That Have Annoyed the Crap Out of Me Lately

Things That Have Annoyed the Crap Out of Me Lately

in no particular order and with no real system going on here: there is no 's' at the end of my last name.  there's just not.  there never has been. you do not turn right from th…
10 Best // Life Lately

10 Best // Life Lately

1. happy new year !  john and i went to the bar around the corner from my apartment (aptly named, corner bar.  they're so creative.) to celebrate.  no cover, $7 pitchers, $4.50 top shel…
10 Ways to Get Started Organizing This Year

10 Ways to Get Started Organizing This Year

is one of your goals to get more organized this year?  either overall or in a certain area?  i think plenty of people start the new year with the goal of keeping on top of things, like org…
Declutter Update (Update #5)

Declutter Update (Update #5)

the last in the declutter project, at least in my own apartment.  i have 2 large boxes to go through still in my parents' attic, which i plan on getting to in february.  but for my apa…
Create Your Own Adventure {Link Up}

Create Your Own Adventure {Link Up}

how did december go for you?  it's always strange to look back on december when you're focused on getting things together in the new year.  but i'm excited to see how everyone&…
8 Resolutions You Won't See On This Blog

8 Resolutions You Won't See On This Blog

there are a lot of resolutions and goals to be reading about lately.  such is the nature of the new year.  i love it, personally, because i love seeing what everyone else plans to do - eve…
December Spending Recap

December Spending Recap

and we are officially in 2015!  crazy how fast that happened.  but before starting the new year on the right frugal foot, i had to take a look back at december.  oh december, you holiday f…