I Stopped Chasing Perfection

I think have spent most of my adult life chasing a certain number in my bank account, a certain number on the scale...friends...careers...you know where I am going. I wanted everything that made me look like I had it all together. I know that I am not the only one. SO....what "perfect" thing have you …

8 Hacks to Maximize your Hotel Stay

I love to travel. If I am home for too long without a little break, I go through withdrawals. Traveling relaxes me. It gives me a chance to clear my head and think about something besides cooking and cleaning. I get the chance to refill my cup because I am constantly pouring out. I spend …

Comparison Can Bring You, Joy, Too!

Sometimes we watch people "come up" and the green-eyed monster shows up on our shoulders making us wonder why they are getting the things that we have been longing for. Friends are getting new jobs, new lovers, getting engaged or married, having babies, buying nice things, becoming famous, getting promoted and/or getting recognized. We can …

10 Best Tips to Managing Money

Money management is a very tricky subject that can leave many feeling apprehensive. Finances can lead to arguments in relationships and lots of worries, maybe even depression among some. I am well into my 40s and I have talked to people my age that have been putting off saving for retirement....NO! Some have never heard …