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Busy.....and spendy

October 5th, 2012 at 10:03 pm

September was a busy and spendy month. October looks to be the same. It will be nice to skip the October house payment as the refi closed at the end of Sept.

The big Sept expenses were:

$2100 to pre-pay property taxes for closing
$1300 for drainage work in the yard
$1000 to the SUV loan...so close to paying it off

October is bringing a very busy schedule and money will be spent. Here is what is on tap:

Oct 15th-17th Vegas! For our 25th anniversary...we already took the anniversary cruise in April but thought it would be fun to be somewhere on our actual anniversary (the 16th)...we found a great deal through SW Airlines for airfare and hotel. We will be staying at Paris....very excited...we have only been to Vegas once....when our kids were 4 and 7 1/2, we drove to Vegas and spent 4 nights there and had a blast...we are excited to go back and see how much it has changed. We booked 2 shows to see....Mystere by Cirque du Soleil (my pick) and Jersey Boys (dh's pick). For the most part, we plan to keep it low key and just sightsee...no real spending...we are also not gamblers to no temptation there. Just hoping for good weather.

Oct 23rd....DD2's senior night for varsity soccer.

Oct 24th....DD1's 21st b-day! Gifts still to be purchased.

Oct 27th...family b-day party for DD1

Oct 28th....another Cirque show with my sister

DD2 also brought home the catalogue for senior stuff...cap and gown and such....have to go through that this weekend as it is due back Tuesday.

We have nothing planned this weekend so it will be nice to relax and catch up!

4 Responses to “Busy.....and spendy”

  1. rob62521 Says:

    Hope your anniversary trip is great...have you been to Vegas before? If not, you might want to check out Hoover Dam as a tour. Caesar's Palace years ago had an Imax theatre. We haven't been in a long time, but remember doing that.

  2. rob62521 Says:

    OK, I just forgot you said you had beent here once!!!! Forgive me.

  3. Looking Forward Says:

    Mystere is great! The few times DH and I have gone we've stayed at Treasure Island. Next time we go I'd like to see "O".
    Have a great time!! Smile

  4. PNW Mom Says:

    "O' is what I wanted to see but unfortunately, they are dark on Mondays and Tuesdays.... Frown

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