Category: Going Tiny

Financially Independent 0

Financially Independent

What a phrase? Say it slowly, think about what it means to you. I know people that it means winning the lottery.  Since I’ve only bought a handful of lottery tickets in my life, that is not a likely outcome for me. Financial independence is...

How Will We EVER Retire 2

How Will We EVER Retire

I am 40. My husband is 46. We have both been previously married so any saving retirement or otherwise prior to us meeting 15 years ago is null and void. Fast forward through years of struggling with child support, medical issues and education expenses and...

Wants 0

Wants

I think I opened some sort of magically door when I started blogging about downsizing and what we really need. I am hearing it everywhere. The radio last night, the news this morning, multiple Facebook post, it just seems to be a timely subject. (OR...

Needs Part II 0

Needs Part II

This is more of an add on to my previous post so if you are just joining me this will make zero sense unless you read Needs from 2/16/2016 I do not profess to be a highly religious or spiritual person. The best way to...

Needs 1

Needs

We, my husband and I, are working toward downsizing. Not because of a catastrophic event or loss of income. We are looking way down the line, about 20 years toward retirement. Our youngest son will be out of the nest and off to college in...

Getting to Know Me 0

Getting to Know Me

That’s sort of the point of this whole blog business for me. I have clung to the quote ” to Thine Ownself Be true” since middle school english, it’s my favorite quote. After raising my children and chasing the “American Dream” I find myself pondering....