a year of grace: our 2020 goals

We're big on reflecting and setting goals around here. As usual, it took the entire month of January for me to think through what happened in 2019 and consider what we want our life to look like in 2020. 2019: another year of big changes and many successes The changes: I quit my job on … Continue reading a year of grace: our 2020 goals

what I learned from six months of worm composting

About six months ago, we started composting to reduce our food waste. I’m happy to report that composting is very easy and seems worth the effort. We’re down to about one 10-liter bag of trash per week and I think we can get that down even further if I focus on it (#2019goal). For today, … Continue reading what I learned from six months of worm composting

journey to fi: september 2018 to november 2018 spending report

Mr. Smith and I have a dream of achieving financial independence (FI). We've been on this path for quite some time and now feels like the time that increased accountability through reporting our monthly finances. Every month, I'll report the percentages that we spent in each category, our savings rate for the month, and our … Continue reading journey to fi: september 2018 to november 2018 spending report