Resolution or Relationship? What has your New Year been about so far?

QUICK NOTE ... I wrote this article for LinkedIn just over a year ago. It occurred to me that this message is still relevant today, so here it is. Enjoy. January 12, 2015 ... Truthfully, I for one do not believe in New Years Resolutions ... for those that do, that's ok, whatever works for you … Continue reading Resolution or Relationship? What has your New Year been about so far?

What came to me in Silence about Gratitude …

Tomorrow is Thanksgiving Day in the United States, so I am not surprised that messages of gratitude and appreciation are overflowing my email in-box and Facebook Newsfeed. In reading the posts and emails, I realize that my perspective has shifted. These messages about the importance of practicing gratitude have changed for me. I still see the old … Continue reading What came to me in Silence about Gratitude …

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…

Women, Wealth, and Giving—The Power of No…guest blog Catalytic Women

Last month I was contacted by Melanie Hamburger, Principal of Catalytic Women. She generously offered the following piece, "Women, Wealth, and Giving---The Power of No". I thought this would be a perfect time to post this as I am just coming back to work having taken a few days off with the family. After reading this … Continue reading Women, Wealth, and Giving—The Power of No…guest blog Catalytic Women

Money is the Language, Not the Story

I came across an article in Allure magazine recently that caught my attention. It was an interview with Elizabeth L. Cline, author of "Overdressed: The Shockingly High Cost of Cheap Fashion". "You write that we're disconnected from our clothes. How so? 'When we shop, we're thinking, Is this cute and is it cheap? I'm the first … Continue reading Money is the Language, Not the Story

In Loving Memory…Life and Legacy

Last week Thursday I lost a dear, childhood friend.  When I was first told the news by my father, I cried...first tears of sadness that my friend was gone, ending a long battle with cancer.  Then more tears of sadness for his family and their loss. And then came peace; I know that my friend … Continue reading In Loving Memory…Life and Legacy

New e-book! “From Wisdom to Wealth…Insights to Creating Your Path to Wealth”

Dear Friends, I am so pleased and excited to announce that my new e-book is for sale! "From Wisdom to Wealth...Insights to Creating Your Path to Wealth" by Christine Mathieu aka That Money Girl Everyone can benefit by reading this book...here is some of what you'll learn: * How to rethink the role that money … Continue reading New e-book! “From Wisdom to Wealth…Insights to Creating Your Path to Wealth”