Budgeting | May 2018

May was our first month of Dave Ramsey-style budgeting.  We did a rough budget in April, but it wasn’t as accurate as it could have been, not to mention the trip to Ireland throwing some things off–no grocery expenses, but more spending money. I receive my paycheck on the 15th and the 30th.  Prior to…

Financial Peace University

Hello again!  It’s been a busy few months–much more on that to come!  In celebration of our recently slightly-more-free schedules, I’m happy to discuss one thing we just finished up: Dave Ramsey’s Financial Peace University. Financial Peace University (FPU) is a nine-week course offered by Dave Ramsey, a financial professional with years of investing and…


Why hello there! Long time no post, and, more accurately, long time no verbal post!  Let’s chat a little bit about what’s been going on… Fiance and I visited our first wedding venue. We also decided that this is THE venue. Surprise visit to my parents to celebrate my mother’s birthday. Fiance and I began…

Photo journal

Temple of Vesta, Roman Forum.  Rome, Italy (July 2013)

Photo journal

Red flowers, mossy rooftops, and the Siena Duomo.  Siena, Italy (March 2014)