760+

Recently I decided to take a look at my credit score and was more than pleasantly surprised. I figured I had good credit but never expected to see that I was so close to 800. I always thought that highest you could score was 800 but it is actually 900, with the majority of scores…

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Before 2013

I’m not so much into resolutions. I like to make them but I don’t do so well with the follow through, so instead of waiting until January 1, 2013 to make some resolutions I decided to get some things tidied up around here before the end of the year. 1. Check into the status of…

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Credit Card Hiatus

I am going on a credit card hiatus. I’d like to say I will be on hiatus until I have all zero debt, but I know better than to make grand claims that are hard to follow through on. I know baby-steps are better. I am going on a credit card hiatus for 30 days to…

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Wild Dream

I have a wild and crazy dream – or is it wild and crazy? I want to live debt free. I am not close but I am not ridiculously far off. I have not used a credit card since last summer, except for my trip to Italy and yes I added some debt there. This…

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all in all not too shabby

All in all today gets an 8.5 on the scale! It would have been a 10 if (a) the sun had been out and (b) I won the lottery. I started the day off with a trip to my favorite salon to see Heather and get my hair cut and colored. I don’t know about…

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Random Weekend Mutterings

I love long weekends! Here are some random bits from my weekend so far. The car thing is going to end up costing me $820. Dang….my savings is melting faster than the snow outside. My kitchen and linen cabinet are now sparking clean and orderly after a day of organizing yesterday. I discovered my new…

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Insurance.

Today started out OK for a Monday, progressed to a nice lunch with a co-worker and ended with me feeling angry. I am angry at the way things seem to be going at work; that I got yet another certain type of project at work. All I will say is that when I started this…

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