No Spend – Day 1 (Dec. 26th)

Well, we started yesterday, as good as any day to start.

For the most part, it was a success–I’ll actually be putting it down as a successful day, as I forgot to budget money to buy minutes for the Tracfone (which we need for Ryan’s and my work and every day life). So, we spent about $35 on minutes, which should last us the month and then some.

We were graciously gifted some food (two boxes of cereal not pictured) from our local Buy Nothing group (huge help on saving money) and I picked it up before work last night. This should (hopefully) keep us out of the stores for the most part. Continue reading “No Spend – Day 1 (Dec. 26th)”

Reset No Spend Challenge

101bbe298f07bfe7a578dc5c7d0eda5bTrying to do Vlog and Blog our No Spend Challenge was a flop. Not only did I not even make it on here, I barely make it onto YouTube most days. I think we’re sticking with here for the most part.

I’ll put little clips up of the boys on YouTube, but I prefer to just get the words out here. That and who the f*** wants to ugly cry for the world to see. 😉

In all seriousness, I have set a goal for myself (and my family) for the year of 2017. It may not happen until 2018, but we’ll be using the next few months to prep for the big picture. Continue reading “Reset No Spend Challenge”