All posts by: CJ aka Findependent Woman

Welp, I finally went and got myself one of them jobs. 6 months of (f)un(ish)employment is now coming to a close. I start my new gig Monday. The past 6...
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The Madness that is Black Friday and Cyber Monday Last week was Thanksgiving, a time that typically signifies feasting into a bloated comatose, spending time with crazy extended family and...
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Have you seen the trailer for Ralph Breaks the Internet? Here’s my favorite scene from it. [from trailer; Cinderella breaks a glass slipper and wields it like a shiv at...
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A Very Common Problem Has this every happened to you? Your closet is busting at the seams, you’ve got piles of clothes toppling on the floor, and yet you still...
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There’s been a recent uptick in media attention on FIRE. This is a freakin’ awesome sign, maybe one that indicates FIRE becoming mainstream… However, in the comment section of these...
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Adulthood is supposed to be a time when we get to do whatever the f*** we want. So here I am, voluntarily writing a book report. The goal of these...
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Today is my 30th birthday. The big 3-0. 30 is one of those milestone birthdays where you’re bound to be disappointed. When I was 22 and starting my first big...
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FM and I just got back from two weeks in Greece. When you think of Greece, what do you think of? Here was what I had in mind: History Views...
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*gasp* Did I just commit a societal faux pax by revealing how much my ring cost?  YES my mother would say. Good thing she doesn’t know I’m telling the whole internet....
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Last week, I made the most nerve-wracking decision of my life. Except that it wasn’t nerve-wracking before I did it. No, it took a few days to settle in. After...
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