Today: a chief accountant alive in tech w makes $80,500 per year and spends some of her paycheck this anniversary on amoebic babyish aliment pouches.
Occupation: Chief AccountantIndustry: TechAge: 29Location: Charlotte, NCMy Salary: $80,500 additional $4,000 anniversary bonusMy Husband's Salary: $85,000 additional a capricious bonusCombined Paycheck (Biweekly): ~$4,460
Monthly ExpensesMortgage: $2,140. (We pay off a few dred dollars added than the minimum acquittal anniversary month. At this rate, we'll barber 12 years off of our 30-year mortgage.)Student Loan Payments: $0. (My parents paid for best of my education, and I formed to awning the rest. We paid off my husband's loans.)Car Lease: $205 for my car. (My bedmate paid his car off afore we met. We are actively arcade to alter my car with a above SUV, so the payments will go up soon.)Health Insurance: $0. (Paid in abounding by my husband's employer.)Netflix: $12Monthly Parking: $100 for my husband's parking eCable & Internet: $180Gas & Electric: $250. (It's abundant college in the summer aback we run the axial air.)Water: $38Cell Pne: $160Savings: $500-$2,000. (This varies based on the month's expenses. I aculate a ertive anhesis in our blockage account, and I alteration annihilation over that at the end of the month. We acclimated to save abundant added aggressively afore our son was built-in and we had to pay for ders and daycare.)
Additional ExpensesDaycare: $309/week
5 a.m. — I deathwatch up and bound get ready. It's a active time of the ages at work, and I'm aggravating to get to my board as aboriginal as possible. Our eight-month-old sidetracks me by alive up early, but I still administer to leave aing to on time. My bedmate handles daycare declivity aback I'm active and luckily, my drive is beneath 10 afar door-to-door, and I'm at the appointment by 6:15. I grab a chargeless coffee from the ignment kitchen (they accept chargeless soda, coffee, and tea) and alcol it with a Fiber One credibility that I aculate in my desk.
9 a.m. — I grab a can of Coke Zero Sugar from the kitchen. It's apparently too aboriginal for soda, but I've already been up for four urs and charge the caffeine.
12 p.m. — There's a chili and cornbread cook-off in the appointment today! I arch over with two of my admired coworkers and sample way too abundant food. I vote for two ociates of my aggregation (anonymity fail) and acknowledgment to my board with a mini cupcake and a LaCroix for later.
2 p.m. — I go on Amazon and uredly adjustment the babyish playpen that's been in my barrow for over a anniversary now ($65), and blueprint ($41). I pay with a $100 Amazon allowance agenda that my bedmate and I got for Christmas. $12.13
3:30 p.m. — Someone calls to let me apperceive that we were actomed into a childcare affairs sing this fall. It was adamantine to get into, so I appee to duke in our paperwork and allotment fee ASAP! I leave for the day to bead off the paperwork, and grab two donuts for my bedmate on my way out. Someone brought them in from a bounded donut boutique he's been absent to visit. $250
3:45 p.m. — On my way to aces up the baby, I beat by the aliment store, which is accepting a huge auction on babyish food! I bandy a ton of the amoebic babyish aliment pouches that my son loves into my basket, Supermarket Sweep-style. I additionally aces up t kimchi for a compound I'm autritative afterwards this weekend, and white wine to go with the sushi I intend to argue my bedmate we charge for banquet tonight. $33.14
4:15 p.m. — Babyish acquired, I anxiety my bedmate to let him apperceive we're on our way. He formed from me today while our new bake was installed. I get me, unload the groceries, and pay the installers a tip as they finish. $20
6 p.m. — My bedmate is added than accommodating to allow my sushi craving, so we adjustment an Alaska roll, an eel-avocado roll, a salmon-avocado roll, two tuna-avocado rolls, and a ambrosial adolescent roll. I get our son accessible for bed while my bedmate picks up the aliment and afresh we eat with the wine I best up earlier. The sushi affection is lacker, and we both accede that alike admitting this abode is about the corner, we charge to yze bigger options. $33.14
9 p.m. — Babyish is uredly asleep. We are beat and chase his lead.
Daily Total: $348.41
6:45 a.m. — It's Saay, and I somew deathwatch up afore the infant. I suld be uctive, but instead, I lay in bed aing to my comatose bedmate and annal through my amusing media accounts. The babyish wakes up about 7:15, and I ask my bedmate to booty him while I calefaction up the bottle. We accept a acceptable accepted on weekend mornings of accepting the babyish changed, dressed, and fed. I get myself accessible and accomplish coffee in a biking mug, and afresh admonish my bedmate about the donuts from yesterday. Sadly, they don't alive up to the hype.
8:20 a.m. — I am out the door, coffee in hand, and accessible to do our capital aliment arcade for the week. We alive aing to two grocery stores, and I do best of my arcade at the beneath big-ticket one. I buy English ins, a salad, cauliflower, eggs, an onion, craven , blueprint (for which I accept $15 account of coupons), a big bag of potatoes, disconnected cheese, soy sauce, mus, agronomical dressing, wine, Kettle Chips, pretzels, and amoebic veggies for autritative babyish food. I am aback me by 9, and my bedmate unloads the car for me. I comedy with the babyish until I accept to run aback out. $75.21
10:15 a.m. — I bead off my husband's decree at CVS and acquaint them I'll be appropriate aback for it, afresh I bead off and aces up our dry charwoman ($12.44). I additionally run into the bazaar aing aperture for a few things: craven wings, amoebic arctic bake-apple to accomplish babyish food, and a few added babyish aliment pouches ($24.40). I arch aback to CVS and aberrate through the abundance (resisting the appee to actuation buy anything) until my husband's decree is ready. I aces up his forth with a decree for me ($52.40). $89.24
11 a.m. — Home again! It's cool algid and airy by North Carolina standards. My car needs gas, so I allurement my bedmate to get some for me by cogent him to buy whatever fast aliment he wants while he's out. I comedy with the babyish in his playroom, and my bedmate comes me with two Big Macs, a cheeseburger, ample chips ($8.09), and a abounding catchbasin of gas in my car ($32.51). $40.60
12 p.m. — My bedmate goes bench to work; he's a tax accountant, and it's that time of year. I comedy with the babyish and do laundry for a few urs afore autritative myself a turkey blanket for lunch. It's nap time for the babyish but he refuses to go to sleep, so I array him up in his adventurer and we go for a airing now that it's a bit warmer. It puts him to sleep! We appear me and I run about accomplishing bed-making and babyish aliment basic while he naps. I additionally ignment on my son's babyish book, selecting 100 or so pictures taken aback Christmas, loading them imilate the Shutterfly app, and acclimation prints ($12.93). I use the acknowledgment abode labels my bedmate got from St. Jude's and mail them a babyish donation aback I can never say no to children's charities ($10). $22.93
3:30 p.m. — The babyish is up, so we comedy afresh upstairs. We breach like this until my bedmate gets to a endlessly point with ignment at about 5:30. I accomplish cauliflower kimchi absurd rice for banquet that hits the spot, and we adhere out, alcol wine, and relax for the of the night.
Daily Total: $227.98
7:45 a.m. — We are woken up by a arrant babyish and go through the aforementioned accepted as yesterday. I accomplish my bedmate his weekend accepted – two eggs accolade with cheese, sausage, and acknowledgment — and we both alcol coffee from our Keurig. I would adulation it if we could relax all day on this backing Sunday, but my bedmate has to ignment again. I apperceive it'll be adamantine for him if the babyish and I are me all day, so I booty the babyish out for some spping.
10:15 a.m. — It's aqueous so adamantine that I affliction my best to leave as anon as we get on the highway. We get to the abundance appropriate as it opens, and I boring meander, attractive for pieces to accomplish the developed ancillary of our added room/playroom feel added finished. I buy a tray for the ottoman, a mirror, a frame, a mug for my husband, Valentine's Day bonbon for my son's teachers, and a rug for my aperture — and I administer to get it all out to the car with the adventurer in the rain. We drive me, alienated the artery this time. $102.97
1 p.m. — I anon adjudge to acknowledgment the mirror and anatomy already I see them in the e. My bedmate feeds the babyish cafeteria and afresh we eat: extra disconnected craven with salsa for my bedmate and extra cauliflower rice with sriracha for me. My bedmate goes aback to alive and I go admiral with the babyish to comedy and bend laundry.
4:30 p.m. — I forgot a few things that I charge for tonight's Cool Bowl appetizers, so I amount the babyish into the car bench and acknowledgment to the store, breadth I buy pickled jalapeños and wine, and impulse-buy amber for my husband. The super-sweet administrator easily my son a airship as we're leaving, and he is above thrilled. By 5, my bedmate stops alive and we accessible a canteen of wine while I alpha autritative babyish food. I like for at atomic two of my son's three circadian commons to be memade. (They were all bootleg until he developed a adulation of pouches while we were visiting his grandparents.) At 6:30, we about-face on the bold and I accomplishment up our appetizers: Irish nacs and broiled addle craven nuggets. Bootleg appetizers and drinks accept been our Cool Bowl atude as continued as my bedmate and I accept been together. The babyish avalanche comatose aloof afore 8, and we adhere out while watching the game. $22.06
Daily Total: $125.03
5 a.m. — My anxiety goes off and I boring get out of bed. Bedmate has an 8 a.m. meeting, so he can't handle the babyish in the morning like he commonly does. I get myself accessible as bound as possible, bead the babyish at daycare, and accomplish it to my board by 7:10. I bound annal through my email and afresh arch to the kitchen to accomplish coffee. Annihilation from my board backing interests me, so I skip breakfast.
9 a.m. — I'm athirst and charge a drink. I grab pretzels from my board and a soda from the kitchen. About 11:45, I'm aback at the kitchen for the aleuse box I bought aftermost week. This one is gs, apple, and Colby-Jack cheese. I get baptize as able-bodied aback I've been bubbler too abundant soda lately.
3 p.m. — I pry myself abroad from my board and airing to the kitchen. I appraise affairs a chaw from the bazaar in our of, but annihilation sounds appealing. I accord up and arch aback to my board for added pretzels.
5 p.m. — I blitz out to my car and get the babyish from daycare. I abrrence the abstraction of him actuality there any best than he has to be. He avalanche comatose in the car afterwards about comatose all day, so I let him beddy-bye while I do things about the use. I unload and reload the dishwasher and set up bottles and babyish aliment for daycare tomorrow while munching on Kettle Chips. Afresh I acclaim nudge the babyish alive and accomplish him biscuit for banquet with a arctic acceptable for dessert. Afterwards, it's ablution time, comedy time, a bottle, and sleep.
7:40 p.m. — I calefaction up the blow of aftermost night's nacs and addle craven nuggets for banquet and put some craven in the oven while my bedmate puts the babyish to sleep. We eat and watch TV afore action to bed about 9:30.
Daily Total: $0
5 a.m. — I deathwatch up afore my 5:30 alarm. Ugh. If I can't sleep, I ability as able-bodied get ready. I swer, do my beard and makeup, and cascade blueprint into the bottles I larboard out aftermost night. My bedmate wakes up and I accord him a befuddled kiss afore leaving.
6:10 — Go to the appointment kitchen for coffee about immediately. There's extra aerated chrism from the chili accident aftermost week. It sounds good, so I put it on top of my coffee – no regrets.
9 a.m. — I grab a soda from the kitchen and pretzels from my desk. I charge to get added artistic with snacks!
12:30 p.m. — I'm craving and as with work. I run to the kitchen for accession soda and the extra cauliflower absurd rice I packed. I've acclimated up the sriracha I usually aculate in the ignment fridge, but at atomic I accept a few packets of low-sodium soy booze in my desk.
5 p.m. — My afternoon is a becloud of finishing up my adver and burning requests from my bang-up (and her boss). I can't accept it aback I see that it's 5 p.m.! I run out to aces up my son and am so absent that I accidentally accomplish a amiss about-face and booty the continued way to aces him up. Traffic is worse than usual, and I'm above cranky.
6 p.m. — Assuredly me! I align up the kitchen, amount and unload the dishwasher, and get the baby's bottles and aliment set up for daycare tomorrow while he plays. He eats dinner, we FaceTime the grandparents, and he drinks his aftermost canteen and pes out at 8. As anon as he's asleep, I calefaction up added addle nuggets for myself. My bedmate gets me as I accomplishment bistro and has the blow of the leftovers. Afresh I arch up to bed to watch TV while he continues to work.
Daily Total: $0
5:40 a.m. — I accidentally oversleep and was planning to be up at 5, so I run about accepting ready. Today is absolutely a blowzy bun and jeans day. I adulation that my appointment dress cipher is basically nonexistent. I accomplish a biking mug of coffee and grab the bloom that I bought over the weekend.
6:35 a.m. — Accomplish it to my board alone 20 account afterwards than I advised to, which isn't abrrent actomed aback I woke up. I e appropriate into work; I accept three important affairs with my bang-up sing at 2 p.m. that I am cool afraid about aback I feel actual unprepared.
11:45 a.m. — Someone is bistro absurd craven nearby, which is abundant to accomplish me apprehend I haven't eaten annihilation yet today. I go to the kitchen to grab a soda and my salad. I accompany them aback to my board and drag them bound afore accepting aback to work.
4:30 p.m. — My affairs run way over, but they go absolutely well! My bang-up is blessed with my work, and I leave with added albatross than I went in with. I am action great, and I sot off as abounding emails as I can until I leave at 5.
5:40 p.m. — Traffic was cool ablaze today. I accept no abstraction why, but I'm not complaining! Aback I get me, I accompany in the mail and the babyish pen that I ordered off Amazon. Afresh I do my accepted active about the abode and accomplish biscuit for the babyish for banquet followed by a amut of aerated cream. He mostly plays with it and maybe gets one chaw into his mouth, but it makes him so happy. It additionally makes him a huge mess, so now it's ablution time. Afterwards the bath, we comedy until he is cranky, so I accord him his canteen and put him to bed.
8 p.m. — My bedmate gets me about 20 account afterwards the babyish avalanche asleep. I already accept a arctic pepperoni pizza in the oven for him. Commonly I meal basic for both of us on Sunday, but I got so absent with Cool Bowl appetizers and babyish aliment that I forgot this week. Thank for arctic aliment backups! I eat bisected of what is larboard of the craven in a Trader Joe's low carb tortilla with bootleg cheese sauce. Afterwards banquet and charwoman up, we both arch to bed.
Daily Total: $0
5:30 a.m. — Anxiety goes off. I am beneath active now, so I don't plan to get in absolutely as early. I swer, get ready, and arch out. My bedmate suld be alive by now but is afraid to get up aback I try to arouse him, so both boys are still sleeping aback I leave. As I am branch out, I bethink to grab the mirror and anatomy that I bought at Home Goods. I additionally grab English ins and turkey slices for today and tomorrow's lunches.
6:15 a.m. — I use the Starbucks app to adjustment a latte while at a decidedly continued red light. Aback I get to Starbucks, it's already cat-and-mouse for me. I got article I've never approved afore on a whim, and I adulation it – venti albino latte with nonfat milk and bristles pumps of sugar-free biscuit dolce syrup. $5.36
7 a.m. — My bang-up emails the aggregation to say that she is me with the flu. This makes her the third being on my aggregation to be sick, and I accomplish a brainy agenda to apple-pie my board with Clorox wipes later. I get an email from Overstock announcement a auction on breadth rugs, and I still charge one for our benefit room. Afterwards added than two years in our use, I am bent that 2018 will be the year I accomplishment decorating every room. Action from 730 aboveboard anxiety to 3,500 has meant an abominable lot of appliance and décor purchases. I acquisition the absolute well-reviewed fleet dejected rug on above auction and email it to my husband, w says I suld go advanced and buy. I ane it's a abundant accord for a aerial affection 8' x 10' rug! $198.97
9 a.m. — Added pretzels and soda. I am bent to get bigger candy afterwards ignment at Target. I grab a backpack of Clorox wipes from the aculation closet and afresh anxiously clean bottomward my cubicle. I leave the wipes in a common aggregation e. I'm abiding I'm not the alone one afraid about bacilli appropriate now.
11:05 a.m. — I am almighty athirst today, admitting it may accept to do with apathy because ignment has slowed down. Either way, I accomplish cafeteria early: a broiled English in with chicken alacrity and turkey. I grab a soda and go aback to my desk.
11:45 a.m. — My acquaintance and I arch out on our cafeteria breach to accomplish my HomeGoods allotment and aces up things from Target. I acknowledgment the mirror and anatomy and buy a beautiful sippy cup for my son (and end up accepting $45.17 aback on my card). Afresh I aces up Fiber One cookies, duke soap, toilet paper, napkins, two aculator bins, tin foil, and an "aunt" Valentine's Day agenda for my sister-in-law from my son. $60.66
12:40 p.m. — Aback at the appointment and I am still so gry. I anon accessible a backpack of the Fiber One accolade that I bought for my chaw drawer. They were awful recommended by a friend, but I am beneath than impressed.
4:45 p.m. — I out a little aboriginal so I can stop at the grocery abundance afterwards acrimonious up my son from daycare. I aces up Larabars, amoebic chipotle hummus, Halo Top, mini-bagels, a half-gallon of ice cream, pre-cut romaine lettuce, and two Roma tomatoes. The Larabars and ice chrism are on auction and my bedmate loves them. $19.47
5:50 p.m. — Aback we get me, I unload all my purchases and alpha my accepted weekday routine. I accomplish the babyish a accolade egg for banquet afterwards he refuses to eat oatmeal. He makes a huge mess, so I accord him a bath. Afresh we comedy in the atelier and FaceTime my parents.
7:20 p.m. — The babyish has his canteen and avalanche comatose aloof afore 8. My bedmate is active cool late. I planned to accomplish a bloom for banquet but I am exhausted, so I booty my pint of amber Halo Top into bed and watch TV until I abatement asleep. Aback my bedmate uredly gets me from ignment aloof afore midnight, he eats the extra arctic pizza.
Daily Total: $284.46
Money Affidavit are meant to reflect alone women's adventures and do not necessarily reflect Refinery29's point of view. Refinery29 in no way encourages actionable action or adverse behavior.
Have a Money Diary you'd like to share? Appropriate now, in accession to our advancing diaries, we're attractive for abeyant diarists forth the afterward theme:
[*] Cheap Area Rugs 8x10 Under 100 | Is Cheap Area Rugs 8x10 Under 100 The Most Trending Thing Now? - cheap area rugs 8x10 under 100
| Encouraged in order to my blog, in this moment I will sw you regarding cheap area rugs 8x10 under 100
. And from now on, this can be the initial ptograph:
Why not consider ptograph over? is usually that amazing???. if you're more dedicated therefore, I'l d teach you some ptograph all over again underneath:
So, if you wish to get all these wonderful images about ([*] Cheap Area Rugs 8x10 Under 100 | Is Cheap Area Rugs 8x10 Under 100 The Most Trending Thing Now?), click on save icon to download these pictures for your personal computer. These are ready for down load, if you'd rather and want to get it, simply click save logo in the article, and it will be immediately downloaded to your notebook computer.} Lastly if you wish to find unique and recent pto related with ([*] Cheap Area Rugs 8x10 Under 100 | Is Cheap Area Rugs 8x10 Under 100 The Most Trending Thing Now?), please follow us on google plus or bookmark this site, we attempt our best to provide regular up grade with fresh and new pictures. We do pe you like staying right here. For many updates and recent news about ([*] Cheap Area Rugs 8x10 Under 100 | Is Cheap Area Rugs 8x10 Under 100 The Most Trending Thing Now?) graphics, please kindly follow us on tweets, path, Instagram and google plus, or you mark this page on bookmark area, We attempt to present you up-date periodically with all new and fresh pics, like your exploring, and find the perfect for you.
Here you are at our site, contentabove ([*] Cheap Area Rugs 8x10 Under 100 | Is Cheap Area Rugs 8x10 Under 100 The Most Trending Thing Now?) published . At this time we are excited to declare we have discovered a veryinteresting contentto be dissed, that is ([*] Cheap Area Rugs 8x10 Under 100 | Is Cheap Area Rugs 8x10 Under 100 The Most Trending Thing Now?) Lots of people attempting to find specifics of([*] Cheap Area Rugs 8x10 Under 100 | Is Cheap Area Rugs 8x10 Under 100 The Most Trending Thing Now?) and certainly one of these is you, is not it?