Oftentimes, I look at my little apartment and dream of something more, something maybe not bigger, but a little better and with more land. I want a house.
This want is constant and never goes away completely, but this week that desire has been especially strong. I was finally able to put away a bit more money into savings, something that I’ve struggled with since my spending’s been out of control, and so I looked at my goal again, wondering if it would ever be possible.
Since dreaming and creating a goal is the first step to action, here is my dream house:
Continue reading My Dream House
In my short-ish life, I have never lived all alone. I’ve lived with my parents and with roommates. There was a brief stint where I was between roommates for a summer, but that was before I decided to become greener and I spent my freedom watching Netflix and eating ramen. And wishing my apartment allowed dogs. I still wish for that.
Through the years, I’ve discovered some things–mainly, that living green is hard with a roommate that doesn’t share your views or passions.
Continue reading The Challenges of Living Green with a Roommate (and what I can do better)