No Spend January Week 4

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WE MADE IT!! HAPPY DANCE!!

I can’t believe we actually survived the entire month of No Spend January without totally bailing on the idea!

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No Spend January: Week 3

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Week #3

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We can see the light… Oh wait, that’s just the glow of the Chuck E. Cheese sign.

Yes folks, we are not perfect…we gave in to some fun at Chuck E. Cheese this weekend.

Let me explain  Here are my excuses…

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No Spend January: Week 2

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No Spend January: Week 2

Plan for the Unplanned….

(Get caught up on our No Spend Journey by starting here!)

Ok, I know, you can’t actually do that, but here’s what happened this week…

We were caught off guard by a few things we needed to pay for, but didn’t properly budget for:

What was it you ask? Mice!

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No Spend January: Week 1

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No Spend January

Ugh!

Day One by 9 am was already killing me and I hadn’t even left the house…Online IKEA 10% off sales,  Target online deals…DEALS DEALS DEALS!!! I am the deal queen! And can’t pass these up…BUT I DID! Phew…focus focus focus…play games with kids, ignore the emails!

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No Spend January

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One Month of Necessities Only

That’s right…No spending…Nothing extra that costs money.

My husband and I love to spend and shop…although its been within our budget (Dave Ramsey Style), our budget is going to be getting smaller so we are needing to reset and redo the next few months of budget and No Spend January is going to start us off on the right foot! (I hope!)

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