For the lore, we need to go back a decade to the year 2011. I was a senior in high school, and I was making a lot of friendship bracelets by knotting embroidery floss. Somehow I got the idea to sell the bracelets for a few dollars each and to usses that money to donate … Continue reading A Somewhat New Venture
Howdy! I spoke to my doctor about the increased skin picking and some other things, and I wanted to keep you in the loop for transparency and accountability. The skin picking is from anxiety, and phentermine increases anxiety.I lost 10 pounds since my last doctor appointment!We are cutting the phentermine dosage in half to see … Continue reading Quick Post-Doctor Update
Do you ever feel a certain way and then get angry at yourself for feeling that way because you know other people have it worse than you? Like, you should be grateful for what you have, but you still feel really crappy? That's been me the past few days. I know isolation and quarantine has … Continue reading Isolating Truths
Okay, so I know that it was been WAY too long since I have written anything, so let's do a quick life update: I survived one of the worst tax seasons ever (thank you new tax laws that no one really understands yet).We went to Disney! It was a blast. I even got to experience … Continue reading Dreams Come True
At the end of the tax season tunnel. While Friday is business return deadline and everyone is stressed, we have just over a month until freedom. And for me, that freedom means actual weekends and Disney World. Things have gotten to a slightly more manageable than they were. I'm settling into this senior role with … Continue reading There’s a light…
Hello everyone! I know I haven't said much at all this year (I'm not counting my birthday announcement. That was like five words), but it's officially half-way through tax season. I figured it was past time to check in. This season is kicking my butt. The new tax laws are tough to figure out, and … Continue reading Long Time, No Write
IT'S MY BIRTHDAY MONTH! This has been an important announcement.
We are a week and a half away from the first deadline of tax season. By January first, all W-2s, 1099s, 1098s, etc must be prepped, mailed out, and filed. As such, I have been super busy. I have averaged about 53 hours a week the past three weeks, and I am in a constant … Continue reading I’m Still Here!
Gosh, what a year. I passed the CPA exam, swam with sea turtles, started with a personal trainer, and did a bunch of stuff in between. As for my 2018 goals, let's review together: Pass the CPA exam- check! Lose 10 pounds and be healthier- I could have done better here. I got really close … Continue reading 2018: A Reflection
Three years. Four sections. 15 attempts. One C.P.A. I did it. I finally passed all four sections you guys. I am so relieved to never have to study or take another test again (unless I want to get another certification). I get to have a life and hobbies! My word of the year was perseverance. … Continue reading Certified Princess Accountant