Our Handy, Home Buying Tips

You would think after being married for almost 6 years and multiple kids later we would own a home by now, right?  But we don’t.  My husband and I decided that before we could purchase a house we had to have a firm financial foundation by being  a.)debt free,  b.) have an emergency fund, c.) […]

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Creating New Coffee Habits

Today is National Coffee Day!  Most of my family and friends know I have a thing for coffee.  Buy me a coffee or brew me some coffee and I am the happiest person. What can I say, coffee is my love language! For awhile, Andy and I would always treat ourselves to Starbucks coffee every […]

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Baby steps

Listed below are the 7 baby steps that Dave Ramsey (America’s money guy) teaches that our family is using to achieve our long-term financial goals. Baby step #1– Save $1,000 for a starter emergency fund. Baby step #2– The Debt Snowball (make minimum payments on all debt. Any extra money is thrown onto the smallest debt. […]

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