Month 2 – Progress Report

Status: Not Good August involved a lot of travel for me that I had not budgeted for. To start I went to visit my family for a week down at the Jersey Shore and then immediately jumped on a flight down to New Orleans for an annual trip with friends from college. I hadn't set… Continue reading Month 2 – Progress Report

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Grow Your Own Herbs

Unfortunately as New Yorkers we usually don't possess the space to grow a significant amount of our food. But just because we a short on space doesn't mean we shouldn't grow anything. I had noticed that when I bought basil, cilantro, etc that the Morton Williams by me only sold it in massive quantities that… Continue reading Grow Your Own Herbs


How to Afford More with the Same Income

Being able to afford more isn't always about making more money. Sometimes all it takes is redistributing the money your already have so that you can spend it on the things/experiences you want. I've been able to go out with friends, enjoy a nice dinner, or see a show by simply reducing my spending in… Continue reading How to Afford More with the Same Income


Not-To-Do List Challenge – Day 2 – Do Not Work More to Fix Overwhelm

When we don't prioritize, everything seems urgent and important. We've all been in that situation where we seemingly have 12 important tasks come across our desks all at once. It is an overwhelming feeling and our natural reaction is to work harder, faster, and longer if necessary. This increases stress, requires more of our energy,… Continue reading Not-To-Do List Challenge – Day 2 – Do Not Work More to Fix Overwhelm