We are home from our holiday and I go back to work on Tuesday. I just wanted to write a few things down while they are on my mind. I feel a little bit rudderless after our holiday and going over budget during it, also some expenses I didn’t expect, which popped up for my … More Post Holiday Update.
The week before last I confessed to my husband that I feel somewhat miserable lately, and he agreed. We have taken on more than we can manage and being so busy has begun to get to us. I started to feel like I was just ‘going through the motions’ each day. I needed something to … More A good week.
This post follows on from this Instagram Post I put up this morning: I had an awful day yesterday. Overwhelm, tiredness, pain, it all set in and I couldn’t seem to wade through to the other side. I asked my husband, in the car after work, to help me see what I am missing. Is … More Overwhelm
I just felt like updating because I feel different lately. I feel so much more calm and content and settled… I don’t know what part of it is making me feel so good. I have a lot to be grateful for right now. It could be that: I can see the end, the point where … More Just an Update
I have been feeling different lately. The stifling humidity has passed and the dry season has brought cool days and cold nights. The change makes me want to spend all day outside, sitting the shade and sometimes the sun. I don’t ache and swell the way i do in the humid season. We did this … More Here I am.
I have already achieved (or sort of achieved) some of my/my families goals for the month of May! 8) begin paying our mortgage off at a monthly rate higher than the minimum payments. We can save 8 years and $40,000 by upping the mortgage on our block of land to $1000 a month … More 3 Goals Done for May!
I cannot seem to stop thinking about our financial goals. I didn’t realise until recently how much impact we could have on this, without necessarily increasing our income. I love watching the changes we are making. In April we paid: $6000 to debt $1000 to savings (an emergency fund, baby step 1 in the Dave … More Money in May