Evan and I have both attended community college in our educational paths. We found it to be beneficial and a financially savvy choice. So here are a few reasons why you should consider attending community college.
Unless you start out in life rolling in dough or an area with insanely cheap real estate, you’re probably going to end up in a small apartment or small living space at some point in your life. Even if you have a big apartment you share with roommates, your own personal space in the apartment may be smaller than you would like. Small spaces work, but are not always ideal. Coming up with small apartment hacks can really save you space, money, and stress.
How can you engage in smart spending to improve your life and financial well-being? We have figured out several different considerations in smart spending and continue adding to our everyday money strategies.
One thing we would like to do more of in life is travel. In addition, one of the reasons we moved here was to explore cool places such as the Carlsbad Caverns in Carlsbad, New Mexico.
If you spend most of your time occupied by watching TV or playing videogames, you will probably get bored after awhile. Even if the game or show is interesting, just doing the same thing for awhile gets tedious. If you use the time you have available to engage in productive activities, you’ll probably feel better, have accomplished something, and mental health can improve as well.
One of the ways we save money when we need something is to shop secondhand. But there are a few things that don’t buy used even if they’re pricy.
Because we’re busy most of the time, but enjoy living in a clean apartment, we’ve developed a 45 minute cleaning routine.
If you’ve been following along on our journey so far, you’re probably aware we’re not the typical couple in their twenties. So why are we different? Why do we have a blog? Find out in this post
We’re not calling this “How to Maintain a Productive and Enjoyable Work-Life Balance” because the term work-life balance just doesn’t encompass everything this post is about. We’re calling it “life balance” because “work-life balance” makes it seem like half of your life is work and the other half is life. Life includes so much. We’re talking about how to create balance in all aspects of your life, not just balancing work. One of the challenges of being an adult is keeping your life balanced. Having time to do everything you want to and need to is simply impossible. Lack of time is one of the regular reasons people choose not to pursue an activity, especially when it comes to fitness. What can you do to create a life balance that works? We’re still pretty new to being adults, but we’ve worked hard to prioritize what matters to us and make…
The benefits of perfectionism and competitiveness are rarely addressed. How can you use perfectionism and competitiveness in healthy ways? We both have those traits and continually work to use them to our advantage.