Saturday: A few changes afoot here in my week behind posts. I'm going to be sharing more than just how I saved money but including thoughts and reflections that I might have had during the week as well. I get too unbalanced when I'm all about being frugal.
A couple of months ago I asked John, before he retired, "What are we saving for? Death? Or do we try to continue to save but also spend wisely in getting some enjoyment from the life we're leading?" It changed our thinking entirely about how we'd retire. We'd never really planned for what we'd do in our retirement years. We just had a vague 'some day' idea of retirement. With it looming on our horizon it was time to think about what we did want to do.
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