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This is the second  part of a two-part series of our experience as a father so far and what is our plan for Baby with Cents for the next year.  Last week I’m dived into the experience we had so far. You read it here.  Today I will detail some of the milestones we hope […] The post Developmental Checklist for Our Two Year Old appeared first on Chronicles Of A ...
Posted: Mar 15 2018 @ 9:00 AM
This is the first part of a two-part series of our experience as a father so far and what is our plan for Baby with Cents for the next year.  Today I’m diving into the experience we had so far. With Baby with Cents 2nd Birthday is approaching, it had me reflecting on my experience […] The post What Have I Learned as a Father in Two Years appeared first on ...
Posted: Mar 08 2018 @ 10:00 AM
After we got off to crazy start in January due to our service checkup and new tires for our Prius, our expenses in February has gone back to our regular spendings.  And with the help of our Costco Cash Rewards certificate, our expenses are a bit below than usual during February.  For those that are […] The post Expense Chronicles – February 2018 Costco Cash Rewards appeared first on Chronicles Of ...
Posted: Mar 01 2018 @ 10:00 AM
  We all have habits whether they are good or bad.  It could be brush our teeth every day, drink a particular soda a few times a week, take the same route to work, or eat junk food daily.  This creates some sort of routine and it’s repeated without no thought as you go through […] The post Getting Into That Financial Habit: 10 Helpful Financial Habits appeared first on Chronicles ...
Posted: Feb 22 2018 @ 10:00 AM
When I was searching for my next book to read, I was reading reviews about “The Millionaire Next Door” just to see how people were perceiving it. One of the reviewers put a recommendation to read “The Slight Edge” as well. So I was curious to know what this book was about and did some […] The post Book Review: The Slight Edge appeared first on Chronicles Of A Father With ...
Posted: Feb 15 2018 @ 10:00 AM
Back when I was in college, I joined a local gym that was adjacent to the university I was attending. I’ve always wanted to workout since I was in high school. I was really slim at around 125 lbs. so you could say I needed some muscle in me. So I signed up for the […] The post Ways I Workout Without A Gym Membership appeared first on Chronicles Of A ...
Posted: Feb 08 2018 @ 10:00 AM
We got off to pretty crazy start for the new year for our expenses. We had some spending for new tires for our Prius C and higher than usual restaurant expenses. If you haven’t seen my past expense chronicles you can look at them here. This is a monthly check up of my expenses and […] The post Expense Chronicles – January 2018 Prius Checkup, New Tires and Fitbits appeared first ...
Posted: Feb 01 2018 @ 3:32 PM
Imagine that you’re driving to a restaurant for lunch and you are within a few blocks of the establishment.  Your immediate thinking is to look for parking. As you’re circling around the area you have found three options: a private lot that is right across the street from the restaurant, two street parking spots three […] The post I Have An Emergency Fund But Where I Should Park It' appeared first ...
Posted: Jan 25 2018 @ 3:00 PM
I originally wanted to write a post about my 2017 expenses by doing a straight forward summary of each category but I came upon a couple of posts from 99to1percent and Lily from The Frugal Gene in December.  It was the Sankey Diagram of simply money coming in and how it flows out.  I thought […] The post My 2017 Expenses Sankey Style appeared first on Chronicles Of A Father With ...
Posted: Jan 18 2018 @ 3:00 PM
I haven’t written down goals before because I never had the urge to really sit down and think what I need to get done for the upcoming year.  I’m more of a daily goals type of person.  The night before I would think about what I need to do for the following day.  An good […] The post Give Me a High Five – My Five Goals for 2018 appeared first ...
Posted: Jan 11 2018 @ 3:00 PM


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