Monthly Archives: June 2013

Happy Birthday to me – A letter to my 22-year-old-self

Today is my 25th birthday! Growing up, I thought 24 would be the year I got married and it would always be the best year because it was my Golden Birthday and it just “made sense”. 24 was actually an … Continue reading

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Come join me!

This is the last reminder to switch over to my newly self-hosted blog if you want to follow along! New posts will start fresh tomorrow and you’ll be missing out on a pretty interesting story about house hunting! I’ve moved … Continue reading

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New Blog Link – Update Your Subscription!

I’ve moved to self-hosting at http://slowlybutsurelykatie.com so hop on over there and subscribe! It doesn’t look like subscribers automatically transferred so if you want to follow along with my life (and I mean really, who doesn’t?) adjust your settings. And if … Continue reading

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Big News – I’m House Hunting!

Yesterday I mentioned that I couldn’t be paying off debt at this rate without living with my parents. And as nice as it is to let me live with them, I would be here until I’m 30 to be debt free, which … Continue reading

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The celebration continues!

You may or may not remember the first major celebration I had this year when I got out of credit card debt. And today the celebration continues because 1) it’s my mom’s birthday! and 2) my first student loan officially has … Continue reading

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I Love NY

I’m back from the city and it was just the trip I needed to shed some stress and shake off what felt like a spring slump. It was such a good trip that I didn’t take more than 2 photos … Continue reading

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Thursday Hodge Podge

So many thoughts but none full enough for an entire post. Here’s a whole bunch of random from this week: I’m going to NYC tomorrow!! I haven’t been back since the day I got engaged – what a difference a … Continue reading

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The Closet Project – No New Clothes for a Year!

Shopping, especially for clothes, has always been a past time of mine. Whether I’m feeling blue or am excited for a special occasion or it’s on sale, I typically have an excuse to buy something new. Hell, my first credit … Continue reading

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May Debt Recap

In addition to paying the minimums on each of my student loans ($389 total), here’s how May broke down: Starting balance of smallest loan as of May 1: $1,963.63 Additional payments to smallest loan: $1,342.56 Principal: $1,330.94      Interest: $11.62 … Continue reading

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