Too Loud to Hear, Think, Act?

"A happy life must be to a great extent a quiet life, for it is only in an atmosphere of quiet that true joy can live." ~B Russell When I first read this quote I laughed and said to myself, "I have 4 healthy, energetic, and loud children...along with a husband that loves to listen … Continue reading Too Loud to Hear, Think, Act?

Guilt and Divorce—a marriage made that could sabotage your wealth

"Funny" things happen when we are faced with divorce. People around us seem to behave differently; some friends and family stick to you like glue with their love and support while others abruptly vanish. Depending on the circumstances, your "soon-to-be ex" can become nearly unrecognizable, hiding behind a mask of hurtful words and unloving behavior. … Continue reading Guilt and Divorce—a marriage made that could sabotage your wealth

2012 in review….in appreciation for all my readers!

A really cool report of 2012 that I thought I would share with all of you! Thank you all for making 2012 an inspirational and empowering year! May your 2013 be filled with magic and miracles!! ~That Money Girl 🙂 The WordPress.com stats helper monkeys prepared a 2012 annual report for this blog. Here's an … Continue reading 2012 in review….in appreciation for all my readers!

Exactly HOW Rich are you??

If a child walked up to you and asked, "Excuse me---are you rich?" How would you respond? I actually visualized this while driving home with my family from an afternoon of spending gift cards...it felt similar to a day-dream but, much clearer and more real. A child came up to me (...strangely enough it was not … Continue reading Exactly HOW Rich are you??

Every Child Should Have…

I have three sources of inspiration for my latest post. First, a poem entitled "Every Woman Should Have...Every Woman Should Know" written by Pamela Redmond Satran. Second, the tragic event that occurred in Newtown Connecticut this past Friday, 12/14/12. Third, my two sons, Josh--age 11, Kyan--age 7. Wherever darkness is present, so too is light. It … Continue reading Every Child Should Have…

Forgiveness…your ticket to great wealth!

Forgiveness is a topic that keeps showing up for me lately. I believe that everyone is familiar with the term forgiveness...and what it means to forgive. I do not believe however, that everyone realizes just how powerful the act of forgiveness is. And I say this because nearly everyday I encounter someone who is holding … Continue reading Forgiveness…your ticket to great wealth!

Expand Money Awareness through Conscious Choice-making

Do you make money choices consciously? Deliberately? Are you fully aware of the potential consequences for each financial decision you make or action you take? If you are like most people, your answer is "No, not exactly."  Back in 2008, my eyes were opened again to the art of "Conscious Choice-Making". You remember 2008, right? … Continue reading Expand Money Awareness through Conscious Choice-making