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Favorite Posts, Mentions, and Top Comments Week of 6October2013

Nothing out of the ordinary to report this week.  Just lots of work for me and lots of thesis-writing for Kyle.   Oh, and I decided at the last second to attend a retreat with my church next weekend so that’s $110.  I’ve said a zillion times recently that I need a vacation so this is a good holdover until Thanksgiving/Christmas/Kyle’s defense.     Posts I Liked   Congratulations to Eric on his engagement and Cat on her pregnancy!   Cat from My Personal Finance Journey plans on renting for another decade.   Pauline from Reach Financial Independence has a budget for people who hate budgets.   Tonya from Budget and the Beach jumped on a great deal on a trip to Iceland.     Mentions   Jacob from iHeartBudgets listed The 3 to 6 Month Emergency Fund in his good reads.     Carnivals   Losing Half Our Buffer was featured in the Carnival … Read entire article »

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Weekly Update 35

We are falling into a normal routine for this school year and our new place.  We finally got our TV/entertainment area set up in the townhouse so that is an accomplishment.  I’m now spending Monday and Thursday evenings at work while Kyle is at some activities, which gives me time to hit the gym and put in a few extra hours in the lab.  On Friday we had plans to see an outdoor movie but it’s was rained out.  Last night I went out with some of my girlfriends who I haven’t seen much recently and it was great to spend some time with them.   Leading up to the end of this month I was trying to figure out why out checking account balance had dwindled so far.  We should have … Read entire article »

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