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Forum: Frugality & Finances   04-03-2012, 03:53 PM
Replies: 4
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Posted By Narawen
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Quote:Originally Posted by laohaire http://www.mothering.com/community/img/forum/go_quote.gif (http://www.mothering.com/community/t/1349443/when-do-you-stop-building-sinking-funds#post_16932026)...
Forum: Frugality & Finances   03-31-2012, 10:10 AM
Replies: 4
Views: 377
Posted By Narawen
I'm doing a modified version of the Dave Ramsey...

I'm doing a modified version of the Dave Ramsey baby steps (more closely following his predecessor, Crown Financial's Money Map), where I've been building sinking funds, the emergency fund, and...
Forum: Frugality & Finances   03-23-2012, 09:35 PM
Replies: 19
Views: 822
Posted By Narawen
10% gross to church, and nominal donations...

10% gross to church, and nominal donations throughout the year for special offerings, or given to other charities. I had been tithing to the local church, but relocated and haven't found a new one...
Forum: Frugality & Finances   03-16-2012, 07:50 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 380
Posted By Narawen
Pay it off, use $360 for fun, and drop the rest...

Pay it off, use $360 for fun, and drop the rest in the bank. 
Forum: Frugality & Finances   03-05-2012, 05:27 PM
Replies: 14
Views: 599
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Forum: Frugality & Finances   02-18-2012, 08:39 AM
Replies: 85
Views: 2,908
Posted By Narawen
Filed on 2/4, it got accepted on 2/5.  My...

Filed on 2/4, it got accepted on 2/5.  My federal FINALLY appeared on the Where's My Refund? tool last night,  I should have it by 2/6.  
 
Already got my state refund, but my refund from MI went...
Forum: Frugality & Finances   02-09-2012, 04:56 PM
Replies: 89
Views: 2,149
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Forum: Frugality & Finances   01-31-2012, 04:41 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 659
Posted By Narawen
Here are mine:   Vacation Medical: covers...

Here are mine:
 
Vacation
Medical: covers deductibles, co-pays, and any OTC/first aid products
Clothing: I rarely shop for clothes, but I like a small account specifically for them so I don't...
Forum: Frugality & Finances   01-25-2012, 04:48 PM
Replies: 70
Views: 3,438
Posted By Narawen
I keep a $1500 buffer. I have free checking...

I keep a $1500 buffer. I have free checking under my student account right now, but that expires in July and to keep free checking I'll need an average daily balance of $1500. It also works out well...
Forum: Frugality & Finances   01-15-2012, 06:06 PM
Replies: 131
Views: 3,348
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Forum: Frugality & Finances   01-15-2012, 02:11 PM
Replies: 131
Views: 3,348
Posted By Narawen
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Quote:Originally Posted by lilacvioletiris http://www.mothering.com/community/img/forum/go_quote.gif...
Forum: Frugality & Finances   11-13-2011, 07:41 AM
Replies: 2
Views: 176
Posted By Narawen
Ladies, annual enrollment at my place of...

Ladies, annual enrollment at my place of employment closes on Tuesday and I need advice on choosing my healthcare.
 
Background: I'm a 21 yr old single female, covering only myself under whichever...
Forum: Frugality & Finances   10-12-2011, 06:47 PM
Replies: 59
Views: 1,900
Posted By Narawen
I rent, but my apartment (with utilities, I only...

I rent, but my apartment (with utilities, I only pay for internet directly) is about 15% of my net income. If I was able to put 20-30% down on a home, I could find a house in the local area where...
Forum: Organize & Declutter   03-21-2011, 09:38 AM
Replies: 6
Views: 745
Posted By Narawen
Thanks ladies, I may just have to go up and sort...

Thanks ladies, I may just have to go up and sort through stuff when she's not around. 
 
As for the desk and bookcase, yes they are mine (in my understanding anyway, she may view it differently)....
Forum: Organize & Declutter   03-18-2011, 06:48 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 745
Posted By Narawen
Hey all, I've been a lurker on this thread and...

Hey all, I've been a lurker on this thread and have found it really helpful in my decluttering journey. This year I assigned myself the task of getting rid of 1,000 items in 2011 (I'm well on track...
Forum: Organize & Declutter   03-14-2011, 08:33 PM
Replies: 19
Views: 1,704
Posted By Narawen
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Forum: Frugality & Finances   03-09-2011, 09:56 AM
Replies: 23
Views: 1,444
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Forum: Parenting   08-27-2010, 01:58 PM
Replies: 76
Views: 6,792
Posted By Narawen
Quote: Originally Posted by Maiasaura...

Quote:
Originally Posted by Maiasaura http://www.mothering.com/community/img/forum/go_quote.gif (http://www.mothering.com/community/forum/post/15779285)
You know, though-- I knew someone once, a...
Forum: Nutrition and Good Eating   07-20-2010, 02:11 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 331
Posted By Narawen
I've been working on becoming more healthy...

I've been working on becoming more healthy overall- cooking more at home from scratch, getting more into TF, etc. I still have a problem with getting enough veggies and fruits, so looking for advice...
Forum: Meal Planning   03-27-2010, 11:45 AM
Replies: 0
Views: 496
Posted By Narawen
Hi ladies, I'm looking for some basic meal...

Hi ladies, I'm looking for some basic meal planning help here. I'm a college student living on campus and graduating in December. I'll be moving back home with my mom when this semester is over and...
Forum: Frugality & Finances   03-09-2010, 02:26 AM
Replies: 9
Views: 451
Posted By Narawen
Quote: Originally Posted by 2cutiekitties...

Quote:
Originally Posted by 2cutiekitties http://www.mothering.com/community/img/forum/go_quote.gif (http://www.mothering.com/community/forum/post/15161494)
My immediate thoughts are:

that is A...
Forum: Frugality & Finances   03-08-2010, 03:29 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 451
Posted By Narawen
Hey all, I'm mostly a lurker here but love this...

Hey all, I'm mostly a lurker here but love this forum and have been learning a lot to prepare for my life over the next few months and next year. I'm facing the biggest purchase decision of my life...
Forum: Frugality & Finances   02-20-2010, 08:32 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 341
Posted By Narawen
Do you have AMC theaters near you? The ones here...

Do you have AMC theaters near you? The ones here have $5 movie tickets Monday-Thursdays, anytime of the day. Their regular weekend tickets run $9 or $10. You can still use their rewards card when...
Forum: Nutrition and Good Eating   12-10-2009, 09:34 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 212
Posted By Narawen
Pasta salad? Just pick a nice salad dressing,...

Pasta salad? Just pick a nice salad dressing, some veggies, maybe a little cheese.
Forum: Meal Planning   11-08-2009, 04:11 PM
Replies: 17
Views: 1,295
Posted By Narawen
Thanks for all the great ideas guys! I'm...

Thanks for all the great ideas guys! I'm actually seeing all the people that will be at Thanksgiving this afternoon, so I'll ask them for input. I'm really considering mashed potatoes, pumpkin soup,...
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