I got charged interest on my credit card…. Oooops. I messed up the due date and got charged interest. #financialconfession Do you guys have any financial mishaps that have happened lately? -R.
Such nice surprise when I got a notification that Saving Without Scrimping nominated me for the Libster Award. The Liebster Award is a small blogger award that gets passed around to recognize smallish or newish blogs that deserve to be recognized. The rules are: 1. Link back to the person who nominated you. 2. Answer the questions … More Happy Friday! I got nominated for a Libster Award!
Hope all my Canadian friends had a nice and relaxing long weekend! One thing I changed this month in my budget is basing my actual percentages on my actual income, not my budgeted income amount. This amount isn’t much higher, a few dollars most months, but includes things like any interest earned, gifted money or … More July Actuals and August Hopes
Soo it’s not okay that my budget is already over, but I have finally reached the point where I seriously need a detox. Shopping bans have become quite popular since last year when Cait from Blonde on a Budget started her year long one, which she recently completed and (spoiler) decided to continue for another year. … More My July budget is already shot, but it’s okay.. I’m on a 90 day no buy!
Zoodles- aka. zucchini noodles are an easy and healthy alternative to pasta, but just as easy to cook! Here is the “recipe” that I have been making lately. You make it up as you go! Recipe: -1 zucchini per persn, or more- depends on hunger level -some shredded carrots -organic, homemade and/or low sodium- healthy … More Healthy Weeknight Dinner
My sentiments about the last month: These images combined are more or less 100% accurate. June was just awful for money spending. I bought a lot of gifts, some expensive skin care after the effect of my exam stress and celebrated being done another exam and seeing friends that I have neglected for months… so … More June Actuals and July Funds
In order to fully assess my year so far, I decided to do a Spending Analysis or Trend analysis as I referred to it in my previous post. The point of it is to see the averages, total amounts and to see how the spending varied month to month for each category within my Misc category. … More 6 Month Spending Analysis