Category: Frugality

All things frugal

Emergency Food Stash

  Do you have an emergency food stash? In this case, I’m not talking about a survival type emergency.  This stash is more for “Oh #@$# I forgot to pack my lunch again” emergencies.  Instead of going out and spending…

Too Much Stuff!

Too much stuff! It all has to go before the move, as mentioned in my last post, Quitting my Job. We have about 6 weeks to de clutter and save as much money as possible. What better way than a good old…

I’m Quitting my job…

I decided I’m quitting my job…. Ready or not, there will never be a perfect time.  The time is now.  That’s right, 6 years before I’m eligible for my pension, I’m leaving my career with the military behind.  After 14 years…

Saving is Making

  Saving is making is an important factor to consider on the road to self-reliance.  We touched on it a little last week with the 20% Magical Savings Accountbut this relates to much more than just money. Where else does…