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How to vote with your dollars

I love this quote by Anna Lappe. “Every time you spend money, you’re casting a vote for the kind of world you want.” I have a awesome farmers market within walking distance of my house. The produce is organic, locally sourced, fresh and tasty. Shopping there is definitely more expensive then going to my local […] Read more…

Why you should invest in travel

It’s been a while since my last post, in part because I just returned from a 9-day journey to Belize. This trip was the first we have taken that was paid for before we left. It was an awesome feeling, but I haven’t always been so smart. Kevin and I have always prioritized traveling, even […] Read more…

Budget Your Bliss

Can you find joy in the ordinary? Do you practice gratitude every day? Finding joy in every day moments means taking a moment to stop, breathe and thank the universe. It has the power to improve your mood, work and bottom line. Sarah Peck’s recent blog post “Finding the little bliss(es): this is it” explores […] Read more…

This isn’t a financial problem

One of my favorite sayings by financial guru Suze Orman is,” This isn’t a financial problem. “ We tend to compartmentalize our lives into neat little buckets. Job, family, money, etc. But this oversimplifies the complexity of our lives. For example, when I was stressed out in a job I hated, it impacted every area of […] Read more…

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