Category: Monthly Budget Reports

We Lost $100,000! 💸 Sep & Oct Full Financial Report – SO MUCH FOOD TOO!!!

We Lost $100,000! 💸 Sep & Oct Full Financial Report – SO MUCH FOOD TOO!!!

Vrooooooooooooooooosh and gone. I invested all of our monies into shares of ZYGA because I thought that was going to get me more Farmville tokens. 🤷 How was I suppose to know that wasn’t real money!

Money Milestone! 🔮 August 2018 Full Financial Update

Money Milestone! 🔮 August 2018 Full Financial Update

Woop, a little late again, but I have news kids! We did hit a new money milestone. It’s kind of exciting so I am giving a full financial update. (I switched to giving net worth updates only when we hit certain milestones so I can find […]

How Much Money Does Our Brand of Frugality Save? (Spoiler: $56,000+/Year)

How Much Money Does Our Brand of Frugality Save? (Spoiler: $56,000+/Year)

~ I’ve honestly wondered about this. Let’s do the whole math and find out! Our brand of frugality is pretty typical (to a little extra strength) in the accumulation phase. My general belief is if you optimize and cultivated self-introspection so that your inner lives and […]

An Excuse to Food Pic Dump…Our July Monthly Expense Report

An Excuse to Food Pic Dump…Our July Monthly Expense Report

Going into July, I knew it was going to be an expensive-ish month. My friends were visiting Seattle from the Bay Area and our birthdays landed right next to each other. The dining out bill alone was going to be higher than average and I […]

The Glamorous Sunday Diary + June 2018 Financial Update

The Glamorous Sunday Diary + June 2018 Financial Update

We crossed over the double commas again but this time we’re not including our residence, which I guess makes it more official. I still think real estate should be included in the net worth though. Not that it makes this month any less special. Small […]

Here We Go Again! – May 2018 Income, Expense, and Net Worth Update

Here We Go Again! – May 2018 Income, Expense, and Net Worth Update

This post may contain affiliate links at no extra charge to you, read our disclosures for more information. Welcome to…holy moly, it’s already June!? Half of 2018 is gone! I was almost on time. Only 6 days late to report this time you guys! Yaaaaay. Past Reports You […]

So Late! March to April Budget & Financial Update Featuring…Our Readers! 😍

So Late! March to April Budget & Financial Update Featuring…Our Readers! 😍

Well, I’m always late… *~*Hiya!*~* This is our comprehensive March AND April financial update made much less boring because of da-da-dum…reader responses! The peeps (who actually care about this, you naughty voyeurs hahaha, I’m totally the same) have spoken and in a landslide victory of more than […]

What’s In The Fridge? Our Discount Grocery Haul 🍏

What’s In The Fridge? Our Discount Grocery Haul 🍏

I wrote a pretty basic post on our approach to keeping our grocery bills super low almost 6 months ago. It’s how we approach shopping and it doesn’t necessarily follow all the standard recommendations. We don’t plan our meals ahead of time and we only […]