Category: Finances

Budgeting That Works

“Why is it that two intelligent women struggle this much with something as simple as budgeting?” my friend asked. We had been talking about making sure our kids were registered for the sports they were […]

No Buy Year

Confession: Sometimes when I make a list, I add things I have already done just so I can check it off. Do you ever do that? It gives me a bit of momentum to do […]


Have you seen a derailed train? I haven’t in person, but I have watched movies, and listened to my uncle’s stories of working for the Railroad. When I close my eyes, I can hear the […]

Growing in Financial Freedom

“If you want to grow your {finances}, you need to grow as an individual” ~ Crystal Paine Physical: I will put into action 2 concepts learned from reading Money Making Mom as I follow the […]

First Goal Complete!

To review the goal for the month: I will read two financial fitness books and apply what I have learned to my personal finances so I can have a solid get-out-of debt plan by January 31, […]

Review of Financial Fitness

“You have a purpose in life, and living it is the great key to success and happiness.” ~ Financial Fitness Comparing the two books, I was a bit intimidated by the 47 Principles of Financial […]

Review of The Total Money Makeover

“If you will live like no one else, later you can live like no one else.” ~ Dave Ramsey I’ve read this book a few times, and I’ve heard rave reviews about Financial Peace.  Full […]

Getting Started!

Jumping into the reading for my January goal, and I’m pretty excited!  I would LOVE to have you join me.  I’ll be starting with The Total Money Makeover: A Proven Plan for Financial Fitness. I went […]

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