Self-Sabotage: Behaviors, Causes, and Steps to Break Free

Self-Sabotage: Behaviors, Causes, and Steps to Break Free

I know that you want to be your best self. But, if you're anything like me, then there are times when we find ourselves doing things that hurt our ability to get what we want. This is called self-sabotage.  Self-sabotage is a type of behavior in which an individual...

Dirt Cheap Meals: Quick and Healthy Ideas for Dinner

Dirt Cheap Meals: Quick and Healthy Ideas for Dinner

Save Time and Money with Dirt Cheap Meals! What's the best way to save money and time? It's dirt cheap meals! The cost of living is a big concern for many families these days. However, it doesn't mean that you can't enjoy eating healthy food. This post outlines 11...

Economic Downturn 101: How to Thrive in a Financial Crisis

Economic Downturn 101: How to Thrive in a Financial Crisis

It is no secret that the current economy has many people worried and wondering, is an economic downturn on the horizon? With our national debt so high, inflation rising, a still-high unemployment rate, and many businesses struggling, it's hard to know what's ahead....

Brain Fog: Symptoms, Causes, and How to Overcome It

Brain Fog: Symptoms, Causes, and How to Overcome It

Brain Fog 101 Do you feel like your brain is constantly foggy? When you try to think, does it feels like someone put a thick blanket on top of your head and smothered the thoughts right out of your brain? If so, you're not alone! You're experiencing what's called...

6 Great Apps to Help You Save Money

6 Great Apps to Help You Save Money

6 Great Apps to Help You Save Money If you know me, you know I'm constantly looking for ways to save money. I don't mean saving money by doubling a double-coupon. I've tried that, and I'm just not that patient. When I look for ways to save money, I want to save BIG!...

Airbnb Success: 7 Tips To Choose The Best Rental

Airbnb Success: 7 Tips To Choose The Best Rental

Choose the Perfect Airbnb for your Vacation Airbnb is a game-changer. Gone are the days when you have to pay $1000+ for a suite to have extra space when you're traveling. When I travel, I'm picky about where we stay. I like the types of rentals that are "champagne...

4 Ways Fear Sabotages Success

4 Ways Fear Sabotages Success

There are always new things you could fear. Just turn on the news if you need some negative inspiration. Few things nowadays are 100% safe, so it's tempting to want to hunker down and avoid risk. Although I know it shouldn't be, negative criticism has been my...

4 Tips for Traveling Cheap

4 Tips for Traveling Cheap

When people hear how much we travel and some of the locations we’ve been too, they assume we’re cramming into bunk beds in dingy, back ally hostels. No offense to those who are cool with that, but it just isn’t our style. I’m more the “champagne tastes on a beer...

Staying Focused in Hard Times

Staying Focused in Hard Times

This year has been a doozy! Can I get an amen?! Here in Nashville, we started with a massive tornado that tore through our city on March 3rd. It was terrifying, but thankfully, our home didn’t have any damage (it went 200 yards south of my neighborhood). We lost power...

10 Tips For Writing a Book

10 Tips For Writing a Book

I was surprisingly confident. Although I didn't study English in college or have any professional writing experience, I was at the tail-end of my master's program and in the groove of writing long papers. I thought, "how different can it be to write a book?" Spoiler...