All The Things I Can’t Wait To Do When I Start Working Less

Starting next week, my schedule at my part-time retail job will be greatly reduced from about 26 hours a week to 12. I. can’t. wait. I literally have not seen my home for the past 3 weeks except to sleep.  I have sooooo many things I want to do with all this time I’ll have. … [Read more…]

Better Today

Tainted Tiara

Last night, the breakdown that I wrote about earlier in the day continued.  My boyfriend was coming over for dinner with his kids.  It was the first time the kids and I had seen each other since their father suddenly moved them out.  I was not looking forward to it.  My mood was so foul … [Read more…]

There’s Something I Need…

What Do I Need?

So, my damaged man is mostly back to normal, proclaiming his love for me, happily ever after, all that bullshit. Apparently, he’s taken his proverbial meds and pulled out his tattered copy of “How to be a Good Boyfriend” and said everything he needed to say…almost. He doesn’t want to live with me.  Actually, let … [Read more…]

April Debt Reduction Progress: The Force Is Strong With This One

Time Flies!  Yada Yada. For the last 9 months I’ve been recalibrating life to my new standard. I’ve gotten divorced for the second time in 3 years (ouch) I’ve changed my name again My net worth increased by about 250%! I decided not to sell my house My house tried to escape to Oz My … [Read more…]