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Cash Fasting Round 5: A week without groceries and restaurants

It’s been a while since I’ve Cash Fasted! At the beginning of May, I decided to attempt one week without spending any money on food. On the last day of April, we did a small grocery run (<$20), but the fact is, we have a full pantry and plenty of fridge scraps that will otherwise go to…… Continue reading Cash Fasting Round 5: A week without groceries and restaurants

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Cash Fasting Round 4: A No-Spend Challenge

It’s about time I did an actual no-spend challenge. After all, a fast isn’t truly a fast if I’m not abstaining. For one whole week, both Ian and I attempted to not spend a single dollar. After a visit from his parents left us with a full fridge, we decided that it was the perfect time…… Continue reading Cash Fasting Round 4: A No-Spend Challenge

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Cash Fasting Round 2: $400 food budget for one month

Here’s another round of cash fasting! Round 1 may have been a failure, but there were some silver lining results that I would love to capitalize on this month. Originally, I wanted to make this fast for all my expenses, but, with rent/dance classes/commuting costs/wedding traveling included, then it would be such a huge number…… Continue reading Cash Fasting Round 2: $400 food budget for one month

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Cash Fasting Round 1: $200 in 2 Weeks

Ladies and gentlemen, I am on a spending diet. Last month, I spent $3,000, which is 50% over my already lenient budget. *quietly sobs in the corner* The total balance of all my credit cards exceeds my checking account by $1,000, so it’s time to make some serious adjustments until my next paycheck.  Between September…… Continue reading Cash Fasting Round 1: $200 in 2 Weeks