The $30 Grocery Challenge

Hey y’all! Happy October! For the last week, I have been trying super hard to create and implement a budget. Cai and I spend so much money without one, and decided to finally get our finances together before something bad happens. Ever since getting a budgeting app (timely bills) and a financing notebook, things have…

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Announcements!

Hey guys, here are a few announcements as of 09/07/2018: 1. You guys probably already noticed this, but I am not posting every day anymore. Instead, I will be posting once or twice during the week, and doing vlogs on the weekends. Between school, work, and home life, I just don’t have the free time…

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You Know You Work In Childcare When…

1. A children’s song get stuck in your head, and you combat it with another children’s song. 2. You can easily name 5 songs that children lose their minds over. 3. The floor is comfortable. 4. You know what children are trying to say when they make sounds and point at items that seem completely…

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Homemade Cleaners vs. Commercial Products

Hey guys! Happy July! Today, we’re discussing what cleaners are best for the common rooms in your house. I am going to break this down section-by-section. This is all based on my personal experience with cleaning my apartment, my parent’s home, as well as the child care center that I teach at. Let’s start with…

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My First Credit Purchase

Heeeeey friends, Three weeks before moving into our new apartment, Cai and I made our first huge adult purchase and bought a sofa and a loveseat for our living room. As said in the title of this blog, these items were bought on credit. At 20 years old, with so much life ahead of me,…

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I’m Finally Back!

Hello everyone! It has been a little over a month since I last blogged. Thank you all so much for giving me this much needed break to get myself together. Today, I’m just going to share some highlights of April/May 2018! Sooooooo Cai and I finally moved! We are out of the horrid apartment, and…

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Happy Easter?

Today, I spent Easter with my enemies. Or, at least I thought they were enemies. After today, I’m not so sure. For 8 months, out of a 10 month lease, Cai and I have been dealing with neighbor drama. Our next door neighbors are two elders, maybe in their 50’s-60’s. They complain a lot about…

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Apps! Get Your Apps Here!

What’s up peeps? Today’s read is a little different. For some reason, I’ve been wanting to talk about the apps that I use on my phone. Not to brag or anything, I just think it’ll be cool to see if you all have any of the same apps (maybe we can become friends on a…

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Anticipations of 2018!

Hi everyone, It feels great to be back finally! Between school and work, I haven’t had much time to work on Journals by Jhu. I really missed being here and interacting with you all. I really want to talk about what I’m excited for this year. There are many things happening in 2018 that have…

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My Skin Care Routine

Hi friends, I hope y’all are doing well on this lovely Sunday! So, story time! About a month ago, I discovered that I had really rough patches of dry skin on my back near my underarms. It would burn when hot water would touch it, dry out immediately when lotion was put on it, and…

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