Eat Healthy, Save Money.

No, I’m not pulling your leg. Yes, it is possible! Some of you may already practice healthy eating and find that you save money while doing it. Others may be skeptical that healthy eating actually ends up costing less in the long run. Regardless of your situation, I was inspired to write this article toContinue reading “Eat Healthy, Save Money.”

How much money does cooking it yourself REALLY save you?

Before you get into this blog post, know that I am a busy mom, wife, and entrepreneur. Even though my passion is to help women make their money pretty… I am NOT gonna tell you that going out for dinner or ordering meals in is a no-no. I GET what it’s like to come homeContinue reading “How much money does cooking it yourself REALLY save you?”

How to Avoid BLOWING YOUR BUDGET as the economy re-opens

Being stuck at home has its perks. If you’re like the ladies that voted on my poll… you’re actually saving money. No daycare bills. No Friday night movie nights. No vacations. Student loan repayments are put on hold. Less driving and parking. No kids sports registrations. Most people said that they have more cash onContinue reading “How to Avoid BLOWING YOUR BUDGET as the economy re-opens”

Finding your motivation

I confess that I have felt COMPLETELY unmotivated to revisit my budget…. AND THIS IS WHAT I DO FOR A LIVING! When the pandemic hit, I spent a ton of money to keep my kids entertained while I moved my office home. And it was really easy to think “Well, since I don’t have toContinue reading “Finding your motivation”

Should we talk about a guaranteed basic income program?

The concept of a guaranteed basic income (or better known as Universal Basic Income, UBI) is simple: figure out how much money a family needs for essentials, and if the household income is not enough, top it up. But putting this idea into practice hasn’t been so easy. Many experts believe that a UBI wouldContinue reading “Should we talk about a guaranteed basic income program?”

COVID-19 : What do we do with FEAR?

When we are scared, we usually fall into one of two camps… we curl up in a ball, put the pillow over our head, and hope it all goes away. Or we feel compelled to DO something to make it all okay. The thing is, neither side can fix the world. The pandemic cannot beContinue reading “COVID-19 : What do we do with FEAR?”

10 things to do on your family STAYCATION this Spring Break!

Are you sticking around for Spring Break this year? The number of people that go into debt for vacations is insane. You do NOT have to go somewhere exotic or drop hundreds of dollars for a few hours getting your feet rubbed at the spa to have a memorable spring break vacay. You can goContinue reading “10 things to do on your family STAYCATION this Spring Break!”

11 Ways to talk about MONEY with your partner.

Download my free list “7 tips for having SUCCESSFUL money chats with your partner” Marriage can be full of joy and fulfillment, but it definitely ain’t a walk in the park. Anyone who has been married any amount of time can tell you it’s NOT always easy. And what about money management? Same story. It’sContinue reading “11 Ways to talk about MONEY with your partner.”

Attitude, Gratitude, and Money Mood.

There are scientifically proven benefits to being someone that practices gratitude. Grateful people have better relationships Grateful people have improved physical health Grateful people have improved mental health Grateful people are more empathetic and less aggressive Grateful people sleep better Grateful people have higher self esteem Grateful people have better mental stamina We know thatContinue reading “Attitude, Gratitude, and Money Mood.”