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Refresh Your Summer Wardrobe

3 Ways to Cheaply Refresh Your Summer Wardrobe

June 26, 2017

Do you get the “itch” to go shopping every summer and refresh your summer wardrobe? Inevitably, I get bit by the shopping bug every summer. As much as I try to limit my shopping now, I know I’m never going to try another shopping ban. These types of all-or-nothing situations are not good for me. … Continued

How I Spent Less than $100/Day on Vacation (Without Travel Hacking)

How I Spent Less than $100/Day on Vacation (Without Travel Hacking)

May 29, 2017

Recently, I took a 7-day road trip from San Diego, California to Portland, Oregon for less than $700. (Not including flights from where I live in Kansas to get there.) This is less than $100 a day for a rental car, gas, parking, food, accommodations, and entertainment. And I didn’t use travel hacking to do it! What … Continued

The love 15 comes from a huge shift in your life. But there are a few ways to keep it at bay! Here are my four tips to help you avoid gaining the love 15.

4 Tips To Help You Avoid Gaining The Love 15

April 18, 2017

If you’ve found your special someone, you may be feeling on cloud 9. Love is a beautiful thing, but what happens if you or your partner start gaining weight? Just like the freshman 15, the love 15 comes from a huge shift in your life. But there are a few ways to keep it at … Continued


March 27, 2017

If you’re on my email list, or if you read my income report a couple of weeks ago, you probably already know that I’m currently going through a re-brand. I’m so excited because the new site is ALMOST done. And it’s amazing! I’ve been wanting this change for a while now. I have been feeling … Continued

Losing weight and paying off debt have more in common than you might think. Here are 10 things I've found in common as I work on both goals.

10 Things Losing Weight and Paying Off Debt Have in Common

February 28, 2017

I’m back on the wagon again. Since January 18th, I’ve been working hard to improve my health. My friend A and I have been tracking all of our food with the My Fitness Pal app, plus I’ve been drinking around 120 ounces of water each day. I’ve also been going to workout with my personal … Continued

Meet Kim

January 27, 2017

A few weeks ago, I shared in my weekly blog post that I don’t run my business by myself anymore. In fact, I’ve been building my team behind-the-scenes for some time now. My newest team member, Kim, has helped me make some big changes and updates to this site, and I am so grateful for … Continued

Money Fail: I Forgot to Cancel an Automatic Subscription

January 16, 2017

A few days ago, I logged into my online banking to check my balance. I login every day to account for my transactions and categorize them so my budget reports aren’t such a bear to put together at the end of every month. Most of the time there aren’t any surprises in my account. I … Continued

8 Great Gifts for Solopreneurs Who Work From Home

November 7, 2016

Christmas is coming! If you haven’t already started your gift shopping, now is the time. I’ve heard in the past from friends and family that I’m a hard person to shop for. Personally, I don’t see it. I have a very easy time shopping for me. 😉 Some of my friends have also said that now … Continued

How I've Changed After 1 Year of Self Employment

July 27, 2016

Last year, I was getting ready to walk out the door at my full-time job for the last time. I was experiencing a rainbow of emotions as I packed up my office and put everything into my car to go home. I felt everything from excitement and joy, to complete and utter fear. Over the … Continued

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