If you’re like me, you often look at your closet with a sense of regret, disgust, overwhelm or frustration. You either have guilt you spent so much money on stuff you don’t wear, feel like your organization is out of control, or lament how much time you spend getting ready. Who knew that getting dressed could be so emotional? I… Continue Reading
This weekend, my stress levels came to a rolling boil. I can tell you, it was not pretty. I was not a nice person to be around, and luckily for the greater population of Texas, I didn’t encounter too many folks and my significant other had his phone tucked away when my pot of rage boiled over. You see, this… Continue Reading
Contrary to what people say, buying a home is not the best investment you can make. In fact, I would even argue, it really isn’t an investment at all. Hello. I’m Shannyn. I bought a home this year and despite the fact that it was personally horrendous through and through, that is not why I’m asking you to take your… Continue Reading
One of the most important decisions you’ll make in your life, after who you choose to marry (you know, that forever-contract that is so binding it has to be dissolved in a court of law) is where you live, which thankfully, is far less permanent. Where you live impacts your energy levels, overall outlook and impacts your resilience to life’s… Continue Reading
Now that I am a homeowner, I’m getting my inspiration and spark back by learning more about FIRE – Financial Independence / Retire Early.