In 2006, on the heels of a second divorce, I found myself a single parent of a 14 month old and a five year old. My days were consumed with work, taking care of my boys, and doing whatever I could to make ends meet. It seemed that every time I thought I was making … Continue reading My circus, my monkeys.
The mug pictured is a gift from a dear friend and I drink my coffee from it every morning. And every morning I am reminded of the journey she and I took together through breast cancer. At the time of our diagnosis in 2018 we were just acquaintances, really no more than "facebook friends" that … Continue reading What’s in your cup of courage? Mine was a cure.
It has been quite some time since I have posted! Personally and professionally so much has happened in my world over the past few years that I feel now is as good a time as any to begin sharing again. And I certainly have the time, given I was recently put on a "temporary leave … Continue reading Let’s get reacquainted and caught up …
I don't know where you are in life right now, financially or otherwise, but I'd be willing to bet that you have moments where you think, is this where it's at? Is this as good as it gets? I too have those moments. Moments where I wonder how I got here ... to this place, … Continue reading Blind spots are a bitch
Ever meet someone and feel as though you've known them a long long time? Instant connection, right? That's what it was like when I met Brooke Becker, guest blogger of That Money Girl. Brooke and I share similar life stories and experiences as well as a love for seeking truth in relationships ... whether the relationship … Continue reading Silence in the Gaps – Guest blogger Brooke Becker
When I was a young girl I used to love going to Darien Lake and riding the Viper. I would ride that roller coaster over and over. I just couldn't get enough of it - the thrills, the squeals, and the sensation of my heart dropping into my belly. Then, sometime around 12 years old, … Continue reading How do I get off this Roller Coaster with money?
Who hasn't or doesn't struggle with this? There's something you want to do or have for yourself or for someone you love but, your bank account says, "No. Sorry. Not going to happen - at least not today anyway." Last week at my youngest son's soccer practice, Coach reviewed this season's competition schedule and stated … Continue reading Can I say Yes when my Bank Account says No