Living with a Theme: Summer of Respect

This post is directly inspired by CGP Grey’s Youtube video on Themes. My theme for June, July, and August 2020 is the “Summer of Respect.” In his video, he suggests doing away permanently with New Year’s Resolutions, and replacing them with themes. Resolutions are great in theory: they provide a chance to reflect on the prior year, and to target an area of your life…

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May 2019 Expense Report

Welcome to my May 2019 Expense Report. Above is a visual breakdown of my monthly expenses. It’s fun to read my previous month’s expense report, and gander at my optimistic expectations for each coming month. Hopefully my optimistic expectations and future guidance begin to materialize, but each expense report has been a reality check for me. As I look over my personal finance spreadsheets at…

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