So I didn't get my groceries for the month under $450 as intended. My groceries came out to $452, which honestly I'm fine with. I will say I did focus on cooking more and also thought twice, if not three times on many purchases. If anything, had I not done the no spend month, I … Continue reading No Spend 2021 Recap.
I have to say, this no spend month went south in most areas the second week in.Not only did our stimulus money come in, I ran out of a few things. There were a few of purchases that I had not planned. Two of them were vitamins; vitamin D and my B-complex. I didn't realized … Continue reading No Spend Month [Halfway Update].
In 2019, I did a "no spend month" or ["NSM" for short] in November. I decided to bring it back. I've wanted to take a better look at my spending now that it's been a few months that my kiddos dad moved out post "quarantine." One of the key points I learned last NSM was … Continue reading No Spend January.
Cleaver title huh? Starting Monday, I will be doing a "No Spend Month." for the month of November. If you are unfamiliar with a "No Spend Month (or NSP for short)," you can check out my previous blog post HERE.Basically a NSP is where you only spend on the essentials (food, utilities and other bills) … Continue reading “NoSpendVember.”
This week, my mood got a little better. So did my energy. It was just too hot and muggy last week. I meant to do a recap of week four of our "no spend month," but I just didn't have the energy. Between prepping for my daughter's birthday party and a mini trip, not to mention … Continue reading No Spend Month Recap.
I feel like it's been ions since I posted a recipe of some sort. Today marks week two of our no spend month. And while there were a couple of hiccups along the way (unexpected costs arise, it happens), we've been doing pretty darn good. I really liked the Enjoy Life protein bites I had … Continue reading Protein “Truffles”
It's the first day of my "No Spend" month. If you missed that post, check it out HERE. In that post, I go into specifics of spends that I plan to cut. You know, all those "little things" that add up. I've heard of people saying if you see something you want in the store, … Continue reading Ending on a High Note
How do you not spend money in a month? Well the answer is the obvious. You can't. So what do you do? I've seen "no spend" months around the internet world over the past year and did try to do a no spend week. It didn't work too well.Earlier this year, I cut Facebook and … Continue reading “No Spend” Month