How to Have Money for the Holidays in 4 Steps

How to Have Money for the Holidays in 4 Steps

What if you weren’t stressed about November and December coming up and you actually knew how to HAVE money for the Holidays? Well – Although I can’t promise a completely no-stress Holiday season, I have found a simple 4-part strategy for having a ‘budget’ for…

Why (My) Money Matters

Why (My) Money Matters

I really care about money. Specifically, I really care about MY money. That statement may sound a little aggressive or frivolous but it’s not. Money matters. Having money matters. UNDERSTANDING money matters. And I am going to explain exactly WHY and HOW it matters (hint…it…

Why Talking About Money is SO Important

Why Talking About Money is SO Important

We all love talking about shared experiences. When our car needs an unexpected repair, it feels good to know someone who has been there. When we accomplish a goal, it feels good to talk about it with friends and celebrate. So why does talking about…

4 Steps to Take Control of Your Finances

4 Steps to Take Control of Your Finances

“How do I take control of my finances? No, but really, where do I actually begin?” This is a very normal question and I have asked it many times before. Even after I had created a budget (SO many budgets) and they just weren’t working…

How to Set and Achieve Financial Goals

How to Set and Achieve Financial Goals

Maybe you have a budget set up, or maybe you’re not there yet but you do have a large purchase on the horizon. Whichever situation you are in, you will have to know how to set and achieve financial goals. The process of creating a…

How to Create Intentional Change in Your Life

How to Create Intentional Change in Your Life

We all want to create intentional change. We all want to grow and prosper and become better, and make the world better, and create a better future for our kids. It is something that truly unites us all – a desire for positive change. So…

How to Handle Your Finances in Times of Crisis

How to Handle Your Finances in Times of Crisis

Okay. So things have changed. Your budget has shifted. Your income is different (or non-existent). Your bills are a lurking stress. Your circumstance may feel unsure or scary. I have been feeling these feelings too. When I looked at my budget a couple weeks ago,…

How to Productively Plan Out Your Weekly Tasks

How to Productively Plan Out Your Weekly Tasks

At this moment in time, there are a lot of things that we are unsure of or can’t control. Covid-19 is causing lots of panic, cancellations, and fear all around the world. And the habits and comforts we are used to may not be available…

Money Management for a 20-Something

Money Management for a 20-Something

For the first time in my life. I feel like I am really sticking to a money plan. A budget. That may be surprising if you know me well because I have always been obsessed with budgeting. So why have I never really used one?…

Web Design, Work-Life Balance, and Branding with @itsgariele

Web Design, Work-Life Balance, and Branding with @itsgariele

When I came across @itsgariele on instagram, I was definitely impressed. Not only does she have a beautiful feed that is all perfectly on-brand, but she also shares relatable and informative content about web design, digital marketing, and balancing life & business. When I realized…