Category Archives: Personal Situation

A Housing Sale and Purchase Update–We are Getting Close to a New Home!

I have been hesitant to providing my home sale and purchase since things seem to change daily and I am not sure what is noise and what is actual movement, but since I think my last update was in October I feel like people deserve an update.  If you want to go through the entireContinue Reading

December 2012 Net Worth Update

I have been tracking and sharing my net worth since the beginning of 2011.  Each month I come on here and provide my change in terms of month over month, year to date and since Jan 2011. Calculating my Net Worth My Assets My Cash Savings Accounts – For record keeping purposes I have frozeContinue Reading

My 31st Birthday Post

I don’t remember writing birthday posts but when I searched my site  couldn’t believe I had written one every year since I was 27!  I thought it would be fun to read those posts back and see what was my focus and how it has changed over the past few years.  I had the foresightContinue Reading

November 2012 Net Worth Update

I have been tracking and sharing my net worth since 2011.  Each month I come on here and provide my change in terms of month over month, year to date and since Jan 2011. Calculating my Net Worth My Assets My Cash Savings Accounts – This has been our main focus for a VERY longContinue Reading

Sometimes Ignoring Finances is Best

I haven’t posted in a few weeks because life has gotten serious (that’s the only way I can describe it.)  I have gotten into such a great routine with finances and have become quite disciplined in sticking to our budget that it usually seems second nature to me.  I like this because saying no toContinue Reading

October 2012 Net Worth Update as well as a Home Sale and Purchase Update

Every month since the beginning of 2011 I have shared how my net worth has changed in terms of month over month, year to date and since Jan 2011. I share just the change not the whole numbers.  I am well aware of the negatives associated with this method, but it is the only wayContinue Reading