Debt Free Diary- Entry 6

6/12/16 Thanks, Dave Ramsey. I’m officially a freak. I no longer use hair products or cleaning products- yay vinegar and baking soda. My husband refuses to take medicine for anything- apple cider vinegar to the win again! My next project is to cut up old T-shirts to use instead of paper towels.We have eaten beans … [Read more…]

Debt Free Diary- Entry 5

5/22/16 Wow, just a little over one month from my first entry. Somehow we have pretty much knocked out this emergency fund. We have never had a savings before in our lives. Yet in a month we have managed to scrounge together almost $1000. Definitely not by our own abilities that is for sure. It’s … [Read more…]

Debt Free Diary- Entry 4

5/15/16 Mind. Blown. There are months with 5 weeks? That means there are months where we get extra paychecks?! What? Where have they all gone? I am terrified to include them in the budget because I’m pretty sure I must be mistaken. But those checks we got at the end of April that I moved … [Read more…]

Debt Free Diary-Entry 3

5/9/16 Alright, $600 in the emergency fund, a budget that we cant quite make get to 0 and a lot of hours of overtime, but we have made it through the month. Although I always blamed my husband, I have realized that I too have a spending problem. I am just sneakier about it. Plus, … [Read more…]

Debt Free Diary-Entry 2

*Disclaimer: This point contains affiliate links. Please see full disclosure for more information. 4/23/16 So, I now fully understand why Dave (you like how we are on a first name basis now? I mean, he’s invaded my head, my house, my marriage, he pretty much lives with us) says not to take up any big … [Read more…]

Debt Free Diary- Entry 1

*Disclaimer: This point contains Amazon affiliate links. In no way is this post sponsored by Dave Ramsey. Please see full disclosure for more information. 4/20/16 The Bible says, “Thou shalt not covet.” That is so much harder than it sounds. I don’t even “covet” normal things. I want a job I like. I want to … [Read more…]