I called this post "looking back" because, scurrilous wag that I am, I wrote it a week later than the date it was posted. Oh, the technology!
My week twelve savings: $78, 15% ($12) of which I added today.
Time is money, so they say, and I seem to be more on the "money" side of the equation this month. Money to buy gifts for loved ones and strangers, but the act of earning it has left me very short of time for the other important things, like wrapping gifts and writing blog posts. So here's a few quick ideas about using time or money to prepare for Giftmas in all its forms, since few of us have both:
That's it for now, and two of my paid jobs and several people who want me to take on additional volunteer obligations are all awaiting my attention.
As we come to the end of the calendar year, it's a good time to reflect on what the year past has held and what we hope for the new year. I found some beautiful composite photographs which combine an entire series of movements into a single image to be a helpful metaphor for gaining perspective on the year.