I noticed its a good way to assess every area in my life....
run vs strength calendar--Running tomorrow morning my 5k!! My hip is FINALLY feeling better!!
run with jackie and adam--Jacks preggo and adam works opposite shifts, this stinks but this month Amy and I are going to start working out and I'm starting a bootcamp program :)
playdates--Zak has a lot going on with sports, but I would like to try to get together with Heather
game nights--We have a party at Franks Sept 25!
Zak's homework- every friday, he is ahead of the class. We need to work on tieing his shoes
girls nights--Not this month ethier....
date night--We had so much fun on our hotel night. We need to do that more...
dvd movies--DONE! phew. Finally. Now, I need to start scrapping again!
reading again--After my testing!
houseparty-I've applied for a few
photobook- I would like to just print a few pics off for my friend Lydia from her wedding.--still gotta do this
make $$ (for wedding fund)
craigslist--I had an intrest but that was all...i'll repost again
cans--Gotta cash in our cans....
credit card--my credit card give me 2% cash back. That cash will go to the wedding fund as well. Also, with every purchase I make I round up the dollar and throw that into the money jar.---Me-
expotv--This is just a fun little website that doesn't earn anything towards $$, but little gifts that are a good thing to have, and the points are easy to get.--May 4604pts--still slackin here...I have NO time right now
inbox dollars--I like this because the revenue is pretty high. I have $11 now and i can cash in at $25. I take surveys, search things and read emails. Also this month i'm going to use coupons from there and get $.10 per coupon!--August $19 (made $2 this month)
hits4pay-- this is another read email site. It's really easy to get the $$, but it seems like its going to take forever to get to $25---August $11.50...same as July, the didn't have any emails...i'm going through 6 now so that should help
DEBT IS GONE!!! GO ADAM!!
I have put a lot of money into the house the last 6 months, but man was it worth it! It has brought the house such a nice look! Adam has worked his butt off painting and stuff. I think were an awesome team. But, there's always more to do:
scrub umbrella table--done scrub grill cover--done scrub garbage cans--done
change lightbulbs (adam)---tried somethings wrong with the lights
garden (check westside market for deals)---I planted it :) Still want to go to westside market with adam Organize Closets put stuff away upstairs get rug in living room steamcleaned Get tiki torches set up Got a new patio set :) harvest garden soon
- keep up on weeding booking
go with girls to get dresses get new weed sprayer have a cookout! clean shed clean garage weed yard
- nail down gazebo--adams working on this this weekend
very good cleaning to the house for the cookout
- find out how much it is to fix sunroom roof and to make it 4 season --we want another estimate
- prepare for fall :)
What i'm trying to do is combine all my $$ into 2 accounts. One has over $15,000 the other only $2000, but I am making the second one grow to make $15,000 because then I get a 10% increase in interest at the end of the quarter--still doing this.
close discover accts--closed!
budget 1st pay--i'm thinking $1500...
$1000 to charles schwab--I need to keep a good amount in this acct to fund my roth. This month I will fund it
- split $1000 between house fund $265, emergency fund $265, Roth IRA $416, $20 Zak
close life insurance--I am keeping a policy called a critical illness policy. It's only $15/mo
Change over credit cards- I finally changed everything over.
Refinance- Attempting this again...meeting with a guy on thurs---now were talking to a lady Julia
study calendar--I have less than a month, I'm really working on this, tonight i'm heading to the library. I'm so scared.
register for ACLS--I registered for November.
NRP--Mine expires 10/10, so I need to renew this as well this year. Hopefully after my RNC
CEUs--I have a site that i'm going to start doing my CEUs through after my RNC, I also have my CBLs to do here through lake.
Clinical Ladder--I have decided to participate in the clinical ladder. If I get my certification, it will surely help, but next year I will have more points if I join commitees and stuff, which I will. My level, if I get it, is $2000
Wedding--Smartypig has us covered. We have $3677.31 now.
big savings, now 2 accounts building up one to $15000--working on this. I will transfer money from PNC to the account after my bills are paid this month. Not sure how much yet, but hopefully the same each month.
Zak's savings--He needs his savings and his college
retirement--I rolled over my PERS, so I now have a tradiational IRA and a Roth, and a 401k that i'm currently not contributing to.
checking--I will be going through PNC for my main checking. Keeping $25 in first merit, $25 in chase, and $1000 in schwab.
Freezer cooking--I have been freezing meals, working out well!!
healthier snacks--I am choosing healthy!! Though...I love my candy :)
The other day I spent 4 hours cleaning the house. I like to clean that way, but I dont like it taking up my entire day. I am going to adopt Colin's Stradegy over at Hip2Save starting next week.---Gotta get back on this too..
Master List of September things to accomplish
- Run the 5k
- Work with Zak on tieing his shoes
- STUDY and PASS my exam
- Franks party!
- nail down gazebo
- trailer stay again, we loved it.
- repost to craigslist
- reestimate sunroom
- split $1000 between house fund $265, emergency fund $265, Roth IRA that I will be opening 1/10 $416, $20 Zak
- visit heather
- start working out with Amy
- print pics for lydia