Husbanding my Resources – Still

I’m still husbanding my resources. And still very aware of the irony of that statement. Last year, when my husband had just left me, I needed to try to live as frugally as I possibly could. I cut back on the amount of money I spent on electricity, gas, water, and food. I’m evangelical about…

Nerd Alert!!

I’ve been husbanding my resources for exactly a year now. I’ve kept a log of what I’ve been spending on food. Every. Single. Penny. There’s a spreadsheet. There’s a graph. I know how much I’ve spent each week. I know how much I’ve spent over the year in total.  And I know my monthly, weekly,…

Husbanding my Resources – revisit

When I found myself on my own after my husband left back in February, I gave myself six rules to follow, to make sure I was ‘Husbanding my Resources’. And no, the irony wasn’t lost on me – not then, and not now. I needed to cut back drastically on what I was spending, at…