While I purposely did not make any goals for August, I thought I would go ahead and write a review post on how the month went. Overall, there are two important things I can celebrate that happened this month! First, I didn’t get fired or quit, but actually got a nice raise. Second, I didn’t go over… Continue reading August Review and Reflection
Yesterday I received my replacement phone. It was literally shipped over night and waiting for me when I returned from a long day of working 8:30am-6:30pm. Instead of setting it right away, I did some chores and took bath (shout out to the husband that took the kids out for the evening so I could enjoy a few… Continue reading The Universe Doesn’t Want Me to Have a Phone
This month has been quite expensive with planned and unplanned purchases.Last weekend, I finally visited the eye doctor to figure out why my left eye has been irritating me. Nothing was significantly wrong except my left eye is somehow much weaker than my right. The shop I visited was out of network with my insurance… Continue reading August Spending
Today I updated my 5-year mortgage payoff goal sheet which can be found here. As I was playing with the numbers, I wondered what would it take to pay it off an additional 6 months early. When I alway pictured paying off my mortgage, I always dreamed of doing it in 15 years. September 2020… Continue reading The Over-Achiever In Me
I finally got official word that my part-time status is secure for the next 12 months. Although it will be reevaluated after a year, I am happy that I can plan for at least one more year of employment. And that isn’t the great news. I also was blessed to receive a 20% raise! How… Continue reading Great News!
Well, I am still employed. As it stands now, human resources decided not to demote or require me to go to full time. It is still a crazy situation that seems to have been prompted by my request to increase my hours! I have a feeling that they will still try to force me to… Continue reading Update
On the first of each month, I typically list out my goals for the next 30 or 31 days. Somehow I just can’t get myself to do it. With regards to my employment, I am still waiting for an official response. I have received verbal confirmation that I will not be demoted as previously thought, but… Continue reading August Goals