A Week In Anchorage, AK, On A $38,000 Salary

6 p.m. — I had a long, long day, so I stop by the mall on my way home. I buy a new pair of Toms, some socks, makeup, and dinner to bring home. I get sesame chicken and fried rice from the food court, but by the time I get home I’m super exhausted. I fall asleep before I can even take a bite. Oops! $80