What is your definition of SUCCESS?

When you think about money, what does success look like to you? What does living the good LIFE look like to you? For us it was a little something like this – getting out of DEBT, owning our stuff, not owing anyone, having a budget you and your spouse both agree upon, sleeping well at…

Own Your Budget

Be proud of your budget. This one I can SPEAK too for sure. When Bill and I got serious about being on a budget it was hard for us. When I say “us”, I mean me. We categorically disagreed on where our money should go and how much we needed for each category. What we…

Preparation is the key

  Pour a cup of Joe. This is a bit lengthy, but worth the read for one or two nuggets of information.  “Before anything else, preparation is the key to success.” Alexander Graham Bell said it so it must be true. Sunday- our day to prepare for the week. That means cleaning, laundry, meals, writing down…

Be intentional with your life and your money

BE INTENTIONAL WITH YOUR LIFE AND YOUR MONEY How do you get the best out of yourself and others? You pour into yourself. You pour into others. Read. Write. Converse. Think. Be in nature. Be present. Meditate. Sounds easy enough. I get that it isn’t. However, we can pay attention to what we are doing…

5 Simple Tips For Creating A Budget

  Hello, fellow smart money people! We are so glad you are here!! Bill and I have changed our lives over the last 10 years. We wanted to have freedom in our lives and control over our money. We needed to get things under control. Do you ever feel that way? We didn’t know it…