Taking a look at our spending for the month can help us see how small things and unexpected things add up, and seeing it laid out in black and white can help us improve our financial planning. Plus it shows just how important it is to include an amount for unexpected expenses in our budgets. Here's the nitty-gritty...

Spending Breakdown for the Month

Due to that thing called life, we went over our spending budget for April. However, I’m happy to say that a lot of these things won’t be repeating next month, woohoo! Here’s our spending breakdown for the month. Making this list is so helpful for me in creating and sticking to budgets for future months, …