I have to say that once you really get your debt snowball rolling, there are very few things in life as satisfying as hitting the Nelnet button to pay off a balance on a loan. As of this week, we can officially say we are down to just TWO loans totaling just over $14,000 for … Continue reading Debt Snowball Progress-Another One Down
All right, all right. I know we're halfway done with January. But honestly, my birthday is January 4th, so really I don't count the new year as starting until after my birthday anyway 😉 Anyway, we also finished up our visit at home, drove 19 hours to Phoenix, and started new jobs in the last … Continue reading 2018 Goals-Better Late Than Never
2017. What. A. Whirlwind. And it's not even over yet! I started an album on Facebook at the beginning of this year entitled "2017-The Best Yet". I decided that going into the year I was going to have a freakin' positive attitude, and that would carry over to the actual outcome of my year. … Continue reading 2017 Goals-How Did I Do?
When we told our friends and family we were heading out as a traveling couple for the first time, we were met with a lot of excitement. "Oh, I bet you'll get to go to some awesome places. Can you go to Florida? What about Hawaii? Oh I bet Portland would be fun!" Needless to … Continue reading Finding Adventure Anywhere
About a month ago, one of my worst traveler dreams came true. Keaton and I have both been driving old cars for a while. We always joked that we would pat our Blazer, affectionately called Bess, and tell her she was doing a good job from time to time. She had a new transmission, new … Continue reading Why We Paid Off Our Car In A Month
Blame it on my obsession with true crime podcasts, but I am someone who has always been really careful about home security. I make sure windows and doors are locked, and I am often uneasy my first few nights in a new place while I get used to the "sounds" of the residence. I think … Continue reading Feeling Safe On The Move
So I'd like to start this post off by saying that this is not sponsored in any way. I received both boxes of my own volition, and this review is based on my own desire to find a quicker, easier way to make a home cooked meal. This travel assignment has been rough in a … Continue reading Blue Apron and Hello Fresh Experience
I hear so many people saying they're doing this diet, that cleanse. Whole 30, keto, paleo, high carb, iifym. Just recently, there has been a new vegan/plant based diet documentary that has popped up that I am sure has left many people even more confused about what they should do to take better care of … Continue reading Diet Breaks
So I am currently working on a post as a follow-up to Night Shift and Finding Health, and as much as I want to get that post finished, this topic has also been floating around in my brain quite a bit lately, so I decided to switch gears and address it. Since starting out as … Continue reading Should I Stay or Should I Go?
One of the questions I get asked the most is how to get started on a debt free journey. I want to share a little more of our story, and how we got started on this crazy road that will (hopefully) have us debt free in 2018. Keaton and I started this journey back in … Continue reading Top 5 Tips to Start Becoming Debt Free