Things I Want Accomplish Before Turning 23

Quote of the day: “A month from now… you can either have a month of progress OR a month of excuses why you didn’t.” For the past two years I’ve created a list of things I wanted to accomplish before my upcoming birthday. Well, my 23rd birthday (November 9) is just about two months away…

Feeling Nostalgic

Quote of the day: “Some days I wish I could go back in life. Not to change anything, but to feel a few things twice.” About two weeks ago, I went back to Eugene, Oregon, home of the University of Oregon, aka my alma mater. Man did it make me feel extremely nostalgic. I swear every…

5 Bad Habits I’m Ditching

Quote of the Day: “A bad habit never disappears miraculously, it’s an undo-it-yourself project.” Spring has passed, but that doesn’t mean it’s too late to declutter. Have you heard of the app Nextdoor? I’ve noticed that everyone on that app is cleaning out their house and selling so much stuff! It’s kind of insane. Honestly though, this is…

What’s Your Hurdle Moment?

Quote of the Day: “Challenge is inevitable. Growth is optional.” I’ve spent a lot of time walking and driving around my neighborhood during this pandemic. Listening to music is great, but can sometimes get really repetitive… plus I can’t sing on my walks (well, I guess I could, but I would be that person singing out loud).…

Tracking My Finances + Spreadsheet

Quote of the day: “A budget is telling your money where to go instead of wondering where it went.” After not working for three months and talking to different people about money and savings, I got this strong urge to look at my spending and see where my money was going. I think seeing what you’re spending…