2013: It was Fun While It Lasted

If there is one word I can use to describe 2013, it would be "blessed." I am so incredibly happy with how this year has turned out. 2013 has definitely brought a major upswing in our lives, and I cannot ... Read More...

13 Goals for 2013

Here are my goals for 2013! 1. Bring down my student loans to under $10,000 Would LOVE to make this happen. We have A LOT going on this year, so don't really know if this will be a reality but that's why ... Read More...

How I Did With 2012 Goals

By the end of 2011, Eric had just started working again after being a fire academy student for four months. This past year, he worked part-time for the first eight months of the year, and finally landed a full-time EMT ... Read More...

Where our Finances Stand

I've sort of taken a break from talking about our finances, because frankly, it's exhausting saying the same thing over and over again. It's also apparent that we're not making as much progress this year as we did last year. ... Read More...

Refreshing Our Marriage

Eric and I recently completed a five-week course at our church called "Refreshing Your Marriage." It's the standard get-your-butt-out-of-the-house, be-more-intimate, show-affection stuff, but it was a reminder we sorely needed. Between Eric's crazy work schedule and just the craziness of day-to-day ... Read More...