Frugalosophy, Motivation

Blessed to Pursue Financial Independence

Unfortunately, financial independence and early retirement is not for everyone.  Not everyone can do it. And it isn’t just sheer will-power holding some people back.  Many people have not been blessed with the lives we have been given. Our Head Start We are blessed beyond measure to live the life we do.  Growing up, Richard and I both had enough. …

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Gifts, Motivation

Creating Wealth by Overcoming Sunk Costs

Last week, we started to declutter our home and invited you to join along with us.  If you missed it, it is not too late to join us, just sign up below.  If you want another perspective on decluttering, Mrs. Frugalwoods just posted a great article that is worth a read. While it is very easy to say you are…

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Declutter Challenge

Declutter Challenge 1 – Start Small

As I sit looking around my house, I have come to realize just how much stuff we have accumulated.  We have only been in this house for 6.5 years (together for almost 7), and we have, somehow, managed to almost overflow a 4 bedroom house. A couple of years ago, we renovated our attic space to make it usable and…

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