Tag: mother

The Story Of My Ring

Today’s post is not about personal finance but it is based on the writing prompt for the day from the National Blog Posting Month Blog. This blog is dedicated to providing a topic for bloggers to write about on a daily basis and I actually found it in a roundabout way from reading Single Ma’s  blog post on the...

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Happy Mother’s Day 2010

I just wanted to wish all mothers around the world a happy Mother’s Day. I lost my own mother almost two years ago to cancer and still miss her. So if you have a mother to celebrate with this year go ahead and have a blast. Appreciate her for all she does!!!

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Mother’s Funeral Is Today

The  funeral for my mother will be held today in St. Lucia (my home). I am unable to attend because of visa  extension restrictions (grrrrrrr!!!!) but my heart will be with my family at home. My father will be reading a poem I emailed to him on my behalf and I think my brother is getting someone to film the ceremony so that I...

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My Mother Died (12-12-08)

Hi everyone, I have some sad news to share right now. My mother died around 7:30pm on Friday December 12, 2008. I am pretty shaken up about it right now as you can guess…especially after all that we just went through. I have some posts lined up that I prewrote so things should continue on the blog pretty much normally. I...

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Tracking My Finances In June: Day 23

Welcome to How I Save Money and tracking of income and expenses for the month. Income for the month to date: $34.51 Expenses for the month to date: $1962.03 Net effect: -$1927.52 So far I have been spending money on gas and food since my mother has come up to see the doctor. I was also running the air conditioning while she...

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Saved $4 on Parking At the Hospital

So I got my mother to the hospital today for the initial checkup and they decided to admit her because she was dehydrated. The parking for the entire day was $4 and I was going to pay this when I ended up talking to the valet. He sympathised with me and gave me a free pass for the day so I ended up saving the $4 on parking...

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