• How to Set Goals and Plan Your Best Year Ever

    How to Set Goals and Plan Your Best Year Ever

      Just a few years ago, I was one of those people who would set a few arbitrary new year’s resolutions on January 1, only to never think about them again. That’s how most of us set goals. We think of a goal or something we might want to accomplish in the future. Then we […]


  • How to STOP Over-Planning (And Start Doing!)

    How to STOP Overplanning (And Start Doing)

      I’m a planner by nature. Seriously, I LOVE planning. I get a slightly ridiculous amount of joy out of planning vacations and projects and then crossing things off in my to-do list. And while being a good planner can be a HUGE asset and some people could definitely use a bit more of it […]


  • What to Do When You Don’t Reach Your Financial Goals

    What to Do When You Don't Reach Your Goals

      I’ve always loved goal setting. Even from a young age, I was the person who sat down each year to write my new year’s resolutions. And while I may not set new year’s resolutions anymore, I always have financial goals that I’m working toward. But I’ll be honest – I didn’t always set the […]


  • How to Prioritize Tasks (When Everything is Important)

    How to Prioritize Tasks (When Everything is Important)

      When you’re juggling multiple things in your life (for example, a full-time job, a side hustle, school, a family, etc.) it can seem like your to-do list is pretty much overflowing, and prioritizing tasks can feel pretty impossible. That’s how I felt for years as I balanced all of the responsibilities I had.  Everything […]


  • Why You Should Start a Side Hustle (And 9 Side Hustle Ideas)

      When I first started blogging, I definitely didn’t have the intention of making money from it (I had no idea you could make money blogging). But it didn’t take me long to realize that it’s totally possible to turn a blog (or another hobby) into a side hustle you can actually make an income […]


  • Things to Do at the Start of Every Workday

    things to do at the start of every workday

      I recently published a blog post with a list of things to do at the end of every workday to stay productive. Today’s post is going to be a bit of a spin-off where I’m sharing things to do at the start of every workday. For me, the start of my workday tends to […]


  • How to Start a Business While Working Full-Time

    start a business

      When I started this blog back in 2014, I really had no plans to start a business while working full-time. It was meant to be a creative outlet and a way to build relationships online with those with similar interests and passions. Things have morphed a lot since then. Not only was I able […]


  • Why You Should Step Out of Your Comfort Zone

    Why You Should Step Out of Your Comfort Zone

      Do you have trouble forcing yourself to step out of your comfort zone? Trust me, you’re not alone. Stepping outside my comfort zone is something I’ve never been good at. And to be honest, my comfort zone has never been all that big. Time and time again I’ve opted to stay in my bubble […]