Irma; A Hurricane Saga in 3 parts

Part 1 – The Evacuation

The whole thing began late Labor Day weekend. I had been having a wonderfully productive labor day weekend, working on my latest woodworking project around the house and knocking out some long-overdue weeding. It was one of those killer weekends where I felt like I was in amazing GSD […]

PoP Balance Sheet – August 2017

Welcome to our August 2017 Balance Sheet!

We use the structure of a monthly income statement and balance sheet in tandem to make sure we are keeping our expenses low and planting our pennies wisely. If you’re not already tracking your finances using these two methods, go to mint.com and get started today! If you […]

PoP Income Statement – August 2017

With a face this cute, you'd never suspect he'd be hosting a parasite, would you.  =(

With a face this cute, you’d never suspect he’d be hosting a parasite, would you. =(

Mr. PoP and I put these income statements together for two reasons. First, we want to be transparent about our finances because we’re trying to be role models for other people who are trying to plant their own […]

Why I’m Looking Forward To Amazon Owning Whole Foods

PoP water levels after this crazy rain: This tree near the edge of our property (on the neighbor's lot) is usually a good 6 feet + away from the lake's edge, not submerged a solid 6" (or more?) in water.

PoP water levels after this crazy rain: This tree near the edge of our property (on the neighbor’s lot) is usually a good 6 feet + away from the lake’s edge, not submerged a solid 6″ (or more?) in water.

Before I type anything about something as trivial as groceries, I have to stop […]

PoP Income Statement – July 2017

The picture of health is a very good nuzzler!

The picture of health is a very good nuzzler!

Mr. PoP and I put these income statements together for two reasons. First, we want to be transparent about our finances because we’re trying to be role models for other people who are trying to plant their own pennies (and end up with dollars someday!). […]