Our Debt-Free Story {three}

Our Debt-Free Story {three}

Here we go friends. The last installment in our three part series about how we became debt-free. Click to read part one or part two if you are only now catching this. We left off in part two when we were knee-deep in debt but with gazelle intensity and a laser focus to pay it all(…)

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Our Debt-Free Story {two}

Our Debt-Free Story {two}

Welcome back! At the end of our Debt-Free Story Part One, we left you hanging with us having our “I’VE HAD IT!” moment. We were officially sick and tired of being sick and tired. We didn’t want to see hundreds of dollars being shipped off to Sallie Mae on a monthly basis. We were inspired(…)

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Our Debt-Free Story {one}

Our Debt-Free Story {one}

Since we are running the Financial Peace Giveaway, it only seemed right that we formally share the story of how we became debt free. This will be a three part series and this post is the first installment. We hope to offer encouragement in sharing our experiences and perhaps a few laughs along the way.(…)

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Building Our Family Piece by Piece: Day Eight

Building Our Family Piece by Piece: Day Eight

Eight days down. One more to go. We are EXCITED to say that today we reached our goal to meet our phase one funding goal of nearly $13,000 for the home study completion and out-of-state agency fee. Sometime Wednesday evening the final donations came in that tipped us over the goal…and a few more came in only a few(…)

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Building Our Family Piece by Piece: Day Seven

Building Our Family Piece by Piece: Day Seven

Seven days down. Two more to go until the day we hope to meet our phase one funding goal of nearly $13,000 for the home study completion and out-of-state agency fee. There must be something about number seven since it was our best fundraising day thus far!!! ANNNND we are ssssssooooo close to our goal! We’re truly in the home(…)

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Building Our Family Piece by Piece: Day Six

Building Our Family Piece by Piece: Day Six

Six days down. Three more to go until the day we hope to meet our funding goal of nearly $13,000 for the home study completion and out-of-state agency fee. On Monday things slowed down significantly on the puzzle fundraiser…which we sort of anticipated right as we are about to enter the home stretch! If I am being totally(…)

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Help This Missionary Family Adopt Their First Child

Help This Missionary Family Adopt Their First Child

If this is the first time you’ve joined us here on our blog, hello! We’re Jonathan and Amanda Teixeira. We are in our seventh year as missionaries with FOCUS – The Fellowship of Catholic University Students, our third year of marriage, and in the adoption process for our first child. This post is a quick update(…)

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Building Our Family Piece by Piece: Day Five

Building Our Family Piece by Piece: Day Five

Five days down. Four more to go until the day we hope to meet our funding goal of nearly $13,000 for the home study completion and out-of-state agency fee. Again, slow and steady wins the race! We have enough to pay our agency tomorrow evening at our Home Study meeting! Yippee! By Friday we hope to have the full $13,000(…)

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