Frugal Living

5 Ways We Beat Bad Habits This October: The 31 Days of Living Well and Spending Zero, Part 6

Have you ever gotten towards the end of a challenge, and felt stuck in your bad habits until you started reviewing where you were at the beginning? As I counted down the hours until I can buy a box of Cheezits and a bottle of wine, I looked at where I was this time last month.

At Day 24, we’re in a better place.

Why It’s Okay to Fail the Daily Tasks if You’re Winning the Challenge: The 31 Days of Living Well and Spending Zero Challenge, Part 4

Two weeks into the #31DaysLWSZ Challenge, I felt stuck in a rut of daily tasks I struggled to complete successfully. I had a choice: Get bogged down in dwelling on the details of the challenge, or see the bigger picture of how I’m reaching a goal of more conscientious spending.