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The worst-case scenario happened…and we survived.

It’s been 21 months since I last posted…21. Months. I really missed you guys (all 2 of you…jk), and this blog. There’s been no time, and what feels like backwards … Continue reading

December 27, 2015 · Leave a comment

Happy 2nd Birthday to poorpooryenny!

I actually can’t believe it’s been 2 full years. I frequently review our progress on my overly-complicated Excel sheet because otherwise it feels like I’m not doing anything. I mean, … Continue reading

March 16, 2014 · Leave a comment

How long will our emergency fund last?

I have a whole bunch of little freakouts these days. The primary one right now is that I won’t be able to find a new job before my current one … Continue reading

March 7, 2014 · Leave a comment

Mindless is best, for me anyway

A lot of bad press lately about doing things mindlessly, because they tend to lead to overdoing it. Entire books have been written on mindless eating, and how it contributes … Continue reading

March 7, 2014 · Leave a comment

Big life changes on the way…and oh crap

We’re not saving as much money as we should be, and we haven’t been for some time now. That deeply annoys me, as I’ve been described as Type A, OCD, … Continue reading

January 27, 2014 · Leave a comment

Hey, I did something right!

Many months ago, (nearly a year!) I wrote about how I finally took control of my retirement savings fund through my employer, and picked a bunch of stocks, bonds, and … Continue reading

November 3, 2013 · Leave a comment

The slightly less-negative net worth

I know it’s been forever since I’ve posted. And it’s not like nothing’s happening. I’ve just not gotten around to it. I think at the time I posted last, we’d … Continue reading

August 3, 2013 · Leave a comment