Spending Ban Week 2 Recap: My Winter Coat Still Functions as a Coat

Spending Ban Week 2 Recap: My Winter Coat Still Functions as a Coat

*for spending report scroll to bottom of post. The temperatures plummeted this week on the prairie forcing me to dig out my winter coat. Now, while I don't love how cold it is all of a sudden, I do love this coat. I got it on sale from Old Navy last year and the shade [...]

Shopping Ban Week 1 Recap: How I Almost Blew the Ban Before it Began

Shopping Ban Week 1 Recap: How I Almost Blew the Ban Before it Began

Week 1 is a short week for the Ban but since I got paid this week there is always the chance that something significant can happen. As it turns out, the significant event happened the night before the Ban even began. I almost wiped out all of my Shopping Ban goals with one decision. (Note: [...]

Banned!

Banned!

Do you ever feel stuck in a deep hole, possibly even a well that is filling up with water, threatening to drown you? That’s been me lately. I have been stuck in this cycle of work, spend, still feel miserable, repeat. It is so incredibly draining that it is impacting my mental health. I have [...]