Confidence Building: A practical guide to finding & building confidence.

Confidence Building: A practical guide to finding & building confidence.

I've never been the kind of girl to have a lot of confidence.  As I have mentioned in other posts, there were things in my life that always made me feel small and unsure.  It's really just part of who I am.  But as I get older, I have found that there are a few [...]

Taxes for Beginners

Taxes for Beginners

Oh, the joys of being an adult and doing your own taxes.  I always did my own taxes after 18 but it is amazing how many people don't.  Don't get me wrong, I get why parents want to still claim their kids and get those tax breaks (deductions) but it is important that as an [...]

Closet Must-Haves

Closet Must-Haves

There are two kinds of people in the world.  There are the kind of people (Women) that have a million pairs of shoes, so many pairs of shoes in fact that they need to expand into another closet.  And then there are the kinds of people (Women) who have one pair of shoes and they [...]

The Art of Saying No

The Art of Saying No

To be honest, I've never been good at saying no to people.  I have worked late, taken on too many projects, loaned out money and put what I want to the side so that I can make others happy.  We are social creatures and we drive to preserve our relationships and are worried about disappointing [...]

Life didn't go the way I expected for 2018. At this time last year I felt like I had things going well. We could buy a house and start really thinking about having a family. Needless to say that all got blown out of the water. Instead of setting resolutions for this year I chose [...]