Jun 212014
 
Paleo Strawberry Sauce Recipe

If there’s one thing that can reliably make me stray from my goals, it’s feeling deprived.  If I have a goal not to make any big purchases this month, and I tell myself I can’t buy a new TV that we’ve really been wanting because we need to stick to our goal, then I start to feel [...]

Oct 022012
 
Free eBooks [Expired]: How To Relax, Paleo Diet, and How to Dream Your Perfect Lifestyle

You’ve probably noticed I like to post about free Kindle books I’ve found.  I don’t own a Kindle myself, but I read them on my PC laptop and, more commonly, my iphone.  I’ve encountered some great books this way, so I can’t help but share this great resource with you.  When I post these free [...]

Sep 212012
 
Frugal Living Tips: Good Reads from Around the Web

I’m always looking for inspiration as I walk that fine line between balancing our budget and keeping our lives fun and interesting.  The internet is a treasure trove of frugal living tips, and I’ve rounded up five good frugal living articles that I came across this week.  Remember, living frugally isn’t about saving money for [...]

Aug 012012
 
Goal Setting Part IV: 10 Goal Setting Categories Explained

In Goal Setting Part II I mentioned that if you’d like to set goals for yourself, but haven’t found any that you feel inspired to achieve, you can try using goal setting “categories” to generate new ideas.  By using categories, you’ll discover goals that reflect the diversity of your ambitions- you’ll be reminded that there [...]

Apr 282012
 
99 Is Not 100

Sometimes our goals are so distant that they seem unattainable, and it can feel like the little steps we’re taking towards them are meaningless.  I recently calculated that at the rate we’re saving to buy a new [used] car for me, it will take us 9 years to reach our savings goal.  9 years! I [...]