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plans and wants

Plans Over the last few years, I’ve started a checklist of things I wanted to accomplish each year in my iPhone Notes app. This year is no different, I have a handful of goals I want to accomplish and hope to see them play out over the next few weeks to the end of the […]

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wants & needs

Less Than Growing up I wanted a lot of things and couldn’t get them due to lack of funds. I wanted an American Girl doll, Limited Too Clothes, order from Delia’s and Alloy. That couldn’t happen with the amount of money my grandmother got. From 2002 until 2005, we were on Section 8. A majority […]

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End of Year Blues

With the New Year being six weeks away, I feel like there are a few forks in the road that I didn’t see coming, or chose to ignore, that I have to face. I have accomplished a lot and will recognize the high points in my life but I want get these feelings out. My […]

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moneymonday

5 Ways to Save Money on Coffee

I worked in coffee for 4 years and feel like I know a great deal on how to save money. I know a lot of people say forego your cup of morning joe and make coffee at home but do people really tell you how to save even at the cafe? 1: Large Lattes – […]

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Stressed Out

The one thing no one sees is how hard I am on myself. I have this ideal of who I should be and it’s hard to not see how I failed myself. Is it weird that 29 year old me wants the same thing at 19? Is it weird that a 19 year old wished […]

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moneymonday

Saving Season

The last week I’ve been obsessively crunching numbers to save $1000 by the end of the year. I came to realize it will be a big challenge and I need to save according to what I need.