MayDay Challenge

Oh baby, May is here!  For me that means a mini freak out. Why? Well, every Memorial Day my man and I gather for our annual couple’s retreat to reflect on the year, how we’ve grown and then set our goals for the following year.  The weight of the countdown pressures me to come face to face […]


Using humor to make sense of b.s. money jargon – Interview with Kathryn Cicoletti of MakinSense Babe

We can all agree that most financial talk makes no sense right?  That’s why I thank my lucky stars for people like Kathryn Cicoletti of MakinSense Babe – one of my financial heros that is helping to make finance straightforward, simple and fun rather than overwhelming, confusing and dull. In this special interview I sat […]


Learning the Respect the Process

I’ve been grappling with a hard lesson recently, and that is, mastery takes time. Now, okay I’ll admit, this is definitely an obvious truth, but it’s something I’ve been in huge denial of for quite some time. The point was hammered home last week during the money webinar where I shared how I saved to afford my dream trip.  You see, […]


Why I Say “Buy the Latte”

I’ve got a not-so-secret to confess… I can’t get enough of my lattes. In the past, I’ve seriously thought that my caffeine addiction was a real problem I needed to nip in the butt.  And believe me, I’ve tried to give up the goods over an over. But time and time again I couldn’t… The sweet smell […]