I keep buying bananas at the store but nobody is eating them. When you are quarantined at home, comfort food is mandatory. My soul is longing for mashed potatoes, hearty soups, homemade bread and pot roast. My soul does not want bananas. What do you do with brown mushy bananas? You make banana bread. But … More When life gives you lemons you make…Banana Bread!
I keep hearing people refer to various topics with the phrase “The New Normal” and it’s got me thinking about what that means. Obviously, wearing a face mask is new and will likely be seen as normal for many months to come. I can only assume that the plexiglass safety shields that are now up … More What will Your “New Normal” be?
How many times do you use the excuse “I’m too busy to…” or “I don’t have the time to…” in your daily life? If you’re like the average person it’s pretty often. The last three weeks I’ve been at home with my child due to the Safer-at-Home order issued by our Governor so I’ve had … More It’s Time I Stop Lying to Myself
I’ve been home for 11 days now. I’m currently out of work, like many, because of the Coronavirus. I have no idea how long I will be out of work, but the assumption is through the month of April, possibly some or all of May. My journey to reach financial independence and early retirement is … More Updates, Musings, and other Ramblings…
Hello Dear Readers, March, so far, has been a pretty shitty month for us. I’m sure this is common for everyone in the world right now. Income loss, quarantines, food insecurity, and fear…the list goes on and on. I almost didn’t write this post because honestly NOBODY CARES right now. I don’t even care right … More March 2020 Family Expense Report