Ok I am back I have not been comming here for a little over a week and I have spent more money the last week and half then I have sence I started in Nov with you all . I HAVE to come back ! So here is my damage!!!
Edit : To say I just seen I will NOT make my no spend days challange
uggg well I am going to switch it to 18 days cause thats what I could do I need to buy a cake on Saturday for our dd b-day but other then that I should be a no spend for the rest of the month .
Dec 1st -
No spend and stayed home
Dec 2nd -
15.00 going out to eat as a family (1 of the 2 budgeted eating out days ) , 15.00 gas , Paid off Best Buy cc ! also paid tithe
Dec 3rd -
13.00 flu vaxs for DD I did good though it lunch time here and I did NOT stop for fast food but instead came home to eat and feed dd.
Dec 4th -
decided not to go to story time at Starbucks I always feel like I HAVE to get something so this took the temptation away . No spend !
Dec 5th -
Gas 30.00 dh car , mortgage, electric , internet ,cc paymeny all paid plus I may go buy food tonight .
15.56 swap box items plus 9.00 to ship I should of NOT signed up for a swap!,
3.21 teacher tins for the cookies we are making ,
33.10 on dh christmas 8.10 over budget,
We are going to a playgroup this morning and then back home and then out to a dinner therater at church all free so unless something happen this should be a true no spend day !
Dh took ds to church for there Sunday school party and he will eat lunch there and then he took 1 dd with him to go chritmas shopping I am counting it as a no spend cause Dh saved uo his own money for christmas this yr sence we are on the dave get out of debt program plus he has a free gift card from the mall and he made a return at bestbuy and got a gift card from there . Plus I have to work tonight and the church is feeding me dinner sence I am watching everyones kids from the dinner therater . So all in all a No spend for me .
Dec 9th -
Our heater went out and we had to oay 55.00 to have our warenty company come out to get it fixed . So nothing we could not pay for and Although I am fustrated it broke and I am glad we had an emergency fund to pay for it . Oh and today was our other eat out day and we did NOT eat out
and Ds got his haircutt 10.00 but that was budget money
Dec 10th -
We are home today other then bringing kids to and from school . MADE 9.00 on a survey today
Dec 11th -
I have to do this now or I will spend money as today is going to be hard . This morning we will be gone till lunch time for a moms event and then we come home to the heat guy and then to get my kids from school and then to Applebees to make it christmas time there , my sons class is meeting there to do it . The problem is my son will eat for free and my girls are going home with dh but I will be there starving I am sure ! I will check back tonight if I don't make it .
Sick kids home from school so no spend , I do have to work tonight but there is not temptations there .
home today not spending a dime !
gas for dh , 14.00 for food with coupons (snack mix , pickles , hot chocolate (free) , string cheese (free) , oreos , cream cheese ,butter , spagitti sauce )not stuff we needed now but I got TONS of each items and the oreos I am making oreo balls with as christmas presents . So its like a 2 for 1 deal
No spend Dh went hunting a killed a dear so I will have to pay for the meet but thats later in the week
tithe check at church no other spending
do this now to keep myself good but honestly we are not going anywhere so it should be a no spend day .
wood , few food items and gas (gift card)
20.00 babysitting money and all household bills paid
deer processed dh killed meat for the freezer for atleast 3 monthes !!! dh parents brought us pizza for lunch .
church came home no spend day
2nd eating out day we had budgeted for the day and then the kids spent there own money to get each other presents . (25.00eating out)
target 72.00 walmart 90.00 day after christmas sales !
True no spend days
Budget money (mortgage , food, electric , cc debt and the like)
none budget money spent
2/2 eating out days (we have two days we have to eat out this month so they are budgeted money )
33.10/25.00 my christmas money
100.00/100.00 gas money
no spend or budget spend money