Monthly Archives: December 2010

Day 21

(79 days ’til spring) Thursday = no spend day #10 Today I got my haircut.  Now, you’re probably wondering, where else on the Internet could I possibly find such fascinating information?  Actually you might be thinking, if I wanted to … Continue reading

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Day 20

(80 days ’til spring) I just finished the book The Hunting Wind by Steve Hamilton.  Except maybe to my brother-in-law Bob who also likes this author, this wasn’t a particularly notable detective story.  I bring it up because it was … Continue reading

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Day 19

(81 days ’til spring) I spent the last four nights vacationing in the Outer Banks of North Carolina.  I stayed in an extravagant beach house along with thirteen other good friends. Some may wonder how such a vacation fits in … Continue reading

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Day 18

(82 days ‘til spring) Monday = no spend day #9 Okay people, pay attention on this one.  Today’s post is one of the most important lessons I can share.  It’s a very simple lesson and everyone can do it.  Are … Continue reading

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Day 17

(83 days ’til spring) A blizzard sure did make it easy to pick up no spend day #8.  With heat, electricity, plenty of provisions and some good friends to help pass the time, I found no reason to take one … Continue reading

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Day 16

(84 days ’til spring) A few days ago I added $5 to the “fun fund”.  Another little saving tactic that I’ve devised is that whenever I end a day with a $5 bill in my wallet, the bill is transferred to … Continue reading

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Day 15

(85 days ’til spring) And so this is Christmas… Even though I choose to skip most conventional Christmas customs, I do have a couple of traditions that I try to maintain.  One of them is to go for a run … Continue reading

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