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Elizabeth OTS

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Owning the Stars
minimalism, budgeting, debt, frugality, general finance, making money
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Arlington, Virginia, United States
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SINK (Single Income, No Kids)
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When I decided to start a blog, I had a lot of trouble choosing a name. I wanted it to be something that meant something to me, and I didn’t want a name that was flip or too “cute” (I didn’t think that would fit my goal for the blog or my tone). Several great … Continue reading "The Origin of a Name" ...
Posted: Mar 21 2018 @ 2:17 PM
Something I decided to do when I got serious about eating healthier and spending less money was relying less on convenience foods. Last year I did a pretty good job cutting out delivery and eating out, but I was still such a sucker for higher priced items at the grocery store—the “oven ready” kits, the … Continue reading "The Joy of Cooking at Home" ...
Posted: Jan 29 2018 @ 8:08 PM
One of my goals that I’m talking about in this blog is Financial Independence. This one means a lot to me. When I graduated college, I spent money a little too freely. I needed a new wardrobe for my new life as a professional, I needed new furniture, I needed fun things and dinners out and … Continue reading "Side Hustling FTW." ...
Posted: Nov 15 2017 @ 7:10 AM
I absolutely love when the weather turns cold. I spent most of the weekend running both my dryer and my oven in a futile attempt to delay turning on my heat. I had to finally cave Saturday evening, but the effort was worth it! All my laundry is done, and my house is full of … Continue reading "Welcome Winter!" ...
Posted: Nov 12 2017 @ 6:22 PM


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