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TYoR check-in and some more goals

Posted on: Friday, March 12th, 2010 in: Independence Days, The Compact, The Plastic Project, The Year of Responsibility, Voltron, food

Let’s take a trip in the way-back machine…in December I made some resolutions and had some ideas that I wanted to implement. Now it’s check in time. More appropriately, confessional time.
–less plastic.
I would say that I buy less items that are packaged in plastic. And I certainly have curbed my purchases of items made [...]

Warning: This post contains very angry ramblings and call for Financial Revolution

Posted on: Saturday, March 6th, 2010 in: The Compact, Voltron

I just found out yesterday that we can’t buy a house. We had one all picked out that was just right for us.
So I do realize that there is a reason for why we weren’t able to purchase the cutest. house. EVAR. I always tell myself that and I’m always right–there is a reason [...]

The Voltron Project

Posted on: Wednesday, January 6th, 2010 in: Voltron

Ryan came up with the name for this one!
This is all about paying off debt, people. Whoooooo boy. This is actually a combined strategy from my Dad, who is not a financial adviser, but is a really smart guy, and Suze Orman, who is a financial guru. Here’s what ya do:
1) Make a list of [...]