There are many ways to press the pause button without splurging on an impulse buy. Self care is about taking time to slow down and put yourself first. This can be done in countless ways that don’t cost anything. So, I’ve compiled of list of 26 self care activities that are basically free. Hope you enjoy.
We had just recently gotten back from a trip visiting my parents across the country when I got the call that my dad was having a heart attack. As you can imagine, it was devastating and scary. As a daughter, my first thought consisted of ‘how fast can I get there to be with my [...]
Do you ever feel like making a budget is making up numbers and hoping for the best? I know I did. When my husband and I first started budgeting, I was convinced that there was no way I could keep up with it.
Understanding where you came from will help you get to where you’re going. The good news is that no matter what you learned from your parents you can improve yourself and your future.
That debt free scream was just the beginning for us.
Implementing any of these strategies can be challenging. However, if you do even a few of them, you'll have more money in your budget to put towards other needs and expenses. That way you can do more with the income you already have.
When you make a budget you set family goals. Whether it’s getting out of debt, paying off your home early, retiring wealthy, quitting your 9-5, your goals are WHY you budget. No one budgets for fun. Well maybe some people do, but I’m not one of them. I budget because I want to get somewhere with my family.