3 days into the year of new and I spent over $400 on credit cards. Ya’ll. Honestly, I lost my debit card (in my house). I told myself to look for it but got of course and didn’t look for it. Went out shopping with no list, needed a car battery, and stopped at another … More New Year Same me!
Last year we set a goal to save $25k. And we made it to $27k. It felt good. ……like really good. We save together as a couple for a home (not married yet) and alone I am around $11,750 in consumer debt (that includes a car). My goal is to keep my base pay at … More New Year, New Goals.
I share my son on holidays and don’t get him in the summer. To get a vacation in there is a downright battle. But in the times he spends with his dad that means meeting halfway from Tennessee to Chicago. We do this so much. The miles I’ve put on my car is no joke. … More Mom life.
Live full, Die empty. Have you ever listened to Les Brown? He’s a motivational speaker. He can get me fired up. He can get me in my core, shake me, and make me want to be a better me. He uses no hardship as an excuse but the gasoline on the fire you call your … More New Year right around the corner!
SLAMMED: My son’s grandfather passed (his dad’s side, they were close too), school starting, my car dying (and getting a new one), getting a lawyer (for issues with his father, and another from November wreck), and working 2nd shift (60 hour week) while trying to make sure my son and I get time in the … More 001: Life lately.
Hello! I’m Maggie and I am a 30 year old caffeine dependent being! Momma to one 11 year old boy, a fiance to my love of 7 years, and a full time swing shift worker! Exhausted yet? Cause’ I always am! Long story short I feel like I’m forever making a to-do list, with lists … More Introduction Post!