Saying Goodbye to Our First Home

5 years ago we bought our first home, and today we move out of that home. It's extremely bittersweet saying goodbye to our neighbors and to this home that has been our safe haven over the years.

March Budget Recap

It's been 3 months since I started my budget challenge! The goal is to cut my family's eating out budget in half for the next 6 months, and cut our clothing budget to $200 per month. Today I'm sharing what we spent in March and what we're planning for April.

Pushing Through Fear At Work

I don't know anyone who hasn't experienced fear in the workplace. Women experience it more than men and often struggle with imposter syndrome. Why can't we have the confidence of our male co-workers? Today I'm discussing my experience with these feelings, and how I combat them!

We Bought A House!

Ahhhh! I'm so excited to announce we bought a new house! I shared 11 days ago about our decision to start house hunting, and the ups and downs that come with it. I said in the end that I thought it would take a long time...HA and here we are. Today I'm sharing how we found our dream home and the decisions we made leading up to it.

House Hunting

Alex and I bought our bought our first home 5 1/2 years ago. We thought it would be our forever home, but in the past month we began searching for a new home. Today I'm sharing why we're looking and what our plans are for the future. 

6 Ways To Get Out of a Rut

Thank you Frost Bank for sponsoring this post! All thoughts and opinions are my own.

There are times in life when we get stuck. Stuck in our attitude, mindset and actions. There are many factors that come in to play....stress, grief, family, work, money, you name it. I've experienced tragedy, financial failure, rejection, and lots of stress that have made me want to crawl in a hole and never come out. The good news is I'm still here and you are too! Today I'm partnering with Frost Bank to share six ways to get out of a rut!

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February Budget Recap

Money isn't a fun topic, but it needs to be discussed more! That's why I am transparent about my budgeting and spending to give you an honest look at what spending looks like for our family of five. There is shame in money, believe me I've been there. Debt isn't fun, and it's hard opening up about mistakes you've made or struggles you have with money. My goal is to create an open space for people to be honest about their financial struggles, goals and wins! Read about our 2019 financial goals here!

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