Category: Budgeting

Should you read The Financial Diet?

I recently finished reading The Financial Diet: A Total Beginner’s Guide to Getting Good with Money.  Not every money book will be helpful for you depending on where you are at in your journey to financial freedom.  Keep reading to find out my thoughts on this book and whether it is the right for you

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Christmas Gift Ideas That are Experiences Rather Than Things

It is so easy to get caught up on having new “things” during the holidays. I feel that pull every year, and although there is nothing inherently wrong with that, sometimes we get so stressed out about affording and purchasing those “things” that we forget to go out and have fun with the people we

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My Favorite Christmas Decorations to Make At Home with Stuff You Already Own (For Free!)

Some of my favorite memories from the holidays are decorating our apartment and making homemade crafts together with my mom (besides baking. Check out this post for my favorite treats to make for the holidays). Over the years, I inherited people’s old Christmas decorations but a couple of years ago I donated most of them

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