I’m still alive, kind of!

I know I haven’t written in a while. I’ve spent a lot of time consumed with bodily aches and pains and that really took my focus off anything beyond surviving. Thankfully I’ve left the first trimester of this pregnancy behind and I’m feeling 90% human these days. With 166 days to go until my due…

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Baby Dingus Incoming!

When I started this blog, I did so with boundless energy and enthusiasm and threw myself into it full force. I haven’t contributed in a while because I’ve been making big strides in my personal life… one of those big strides is now seven weeks along, growing inside my body. Yes, another Dingus Baby is…

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Sunday Rest

Justin here. This Sunday is a day of rest for us here today. Bit of a lazy day, frustratingly. It’s too cold to be outside, and our budget is too thin to take Lilith out somewhere this month. We don’t go nearly as hard on the holiday shopping anymore, but we do still set ourselves…

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One Down, Five to go: Escaping Debt

Justin here. I’m off today. I’ve got a whole weekend, at last! All two days of it! This week wasn’t quite as bad as last – only a day and a half of total life spent slaving at a mind-numbing, depressing facility, rather than the two full days of life spent last week. I have…

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The Forgetful Elves

Justin here. Today is Sunday, my one day off for this weekend. As I came down the stairs of our condo this morning, I realized we forgot to take the elves off the Christmas tree and make them do something. This is our tradition, the elves reappear on thanksgiving night and move around every night,…

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Thanks-taking and Black Fear-day

Fear. It is both our greatest enemy and our greatest weapon. Fear is all around us. We are conditioned to live fearfully and so we are desensitized to fear in our daily lives, letting it dictate many of our decisions without even consciously realizing it. Fear is exercised on us by media, authority figures, celebrities,…

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