there’s all kinds of names for it, but there’s no way around it. this world runs on money. so it’s no surprise that in marriage, it’s a HUGE topic. and sometimes, shall we say, “heated discussions” ensue. there’s lots of different ways i could discuss the issue of money in marriage, but i’ll focus on …
on this episode of the podcast: divorce sucks (www.postcardsfromsplitsville.com mentioned), and our kid’s generosity and our example to them.
i recently wrote on twitter about having figured out how much money we’re putting towards our debt – a whopping 45% of our net income. and then an additional 13% of our net income goes towards tithes and charity work. so essentially we’re living on only 42% of our net income.
shocked that @abelara hasn’t replied to @lauraanna’s twitters. abe, your slipping. 😉
so what exactly did @lauraanna say?:
@abelara That’s great you’ll be debt free!
@abelara Although I don’t think it’s right to be proud of living on less when you don’t pay your own housing, food, medical expenses.
@abelara just a thought …
so then i replied to @sarahsdandelion:
@sarahsdandelion they musta slipped past me. i hadn’t seen/read them until you mentioned it. thanks for the heads up. 🙂
so now that i’ve given you a recap for those who don’t currently use twitter, (go ahead and sign up, i know you wanna.) or for those of you who use twitter but don’t follow either @sarahsdandelion or @lauraanna i’ll now commence with my reply to the thought about my pride and income.
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