Saying No To Myself: A Money Skill I’m Still Trying to Master

Note to Self Word No Telling Myself No

We’ve crested a lot of milestones in 2020. Not only do we have enough money set aside in savings to pay off our mortgage when we’re ready, we can also afford for my husband to take a short-term leave of absence from a work situation that no longer works for our family. Oh. And the … [Read more…]

5 Money Moves I Made to Calm Down During the COVID-19 Crisis

5 Money Moves I Made to Calm Down During the COVID-19 Crisis

This has been another week for the history books. And not in a good way. It’s more a “Oh, my gosh, Penny, why did you already eat all the ice cream? It’s only Wednesday” kind of way. Mr. P and I have both tried to stay calm in front of HP. But his schedule is … [Read more…]

19 in 2019: Money Milestones and More

19 Milestones from 2019

I’m going to stop singing (OK, fine, I am just making up words like everyone else) Auld Lang Syne long enough to round up 19 highlights from 2019.  Creating this list did exactly what I hoped it would. It reminded me that there were so many more highlights than I had space for on my … [Read more…]