I like to advise clients to save cash & save calories!Pizza Movie Night is a long-standing tradition in many homes.The best way to save money & save calories is to make your own pita pizza at home. You can purchase ingredients that will last many Fridays for the price of one large pizza. And your … Continue reading Saving cash & saving calories
There are many negatives people come up with when it comes to the envelope system. Some of them may be valid-ish. However, we're not trying to be "smart" here. We're trying to form discipline, be really wise and make new habits. We're trying to modify behavior. It's like why we want you to stick to an exercise program when you're trying to get in shape. We're not going to be willy nilly, we have a plan for a reason!
The money you earn each month can either be funding your future or paying for the past. I think it’s more fun and definitely more freeing to fund the future! If you've got debt, you're paying for the past. I don't know about you, but don't want to be working out of obligation of a debt owed. I would rather my money and my hard work be for something in my future, something I want for me or for my family. Not only does that keep the dreams alive, it puts a little pep in my work step.
making health changes isn't as complicated as we make them. It's actually simple math. And math doesn't lie. We're always working from two angles, with two numbers if you will when we're trying to make changes. Your food/energy budget is all about the input and the output.
I've been thinking about how time is our greatest resource. Unfortunately, many of us feel out of control with how we get to use that time. In fact, one really cool analogy my mentor Michael Hyatt uses is to think of time like a financial budget. If you were to sit down and make a … Continue reading Time budget
This saved us from having to waste time each month remembering passwords (the worst) and paying bills manually. It also saved both of us from worrying if we had enough money in our accounts because we forgot a bill. And, hello, it made sure all the bills got paid.
Alright folks. It's June. It's half way through the year! Let's start the month together by being intentional. Here's a quick planner sheet I want you to print out with me and plan to win this month! My monthly focus is: Starting @ YMCA Business building Kids finishing school Dates to remember: Father's Day … Continue reading Time to plan June!
I was happy in my old shopping routine before we moved. Wally world grocery pickup was the stuff made of dreams, for me at least. I don't mind grocery shopping. I don't even mind it with the kids. The fact was I had simply run out of hours in the day. OUT. GONE. ZILCH. Every … Continue reading How I won & failed @ Aldis
We've been listening to Dave Ramsey for a while now but we really JUST started following the program recently. Like any other life improvement skills you learn, I think it's natural to want to teach your children. I want to launch my kiddos into the world PREPARED for awesomeness. I was taught the value of … Continue reading Teaching kids to win with $