A Look Back

A Look Back

Since my early days of earning income, I have always been a spender. I have always enjoyed retail therapy and think I always will. But, it is so important to look back on what progress has been made and what needs improvement in your life. Talking about shopping - I...

Want a Side Hustle?

Want a Side Hustle?

So I have been interested in trying out these little side hustle/extra cash jobs for awhile. A lot of them seemed like scams, and I've heard that some of them are, but I still wanted to try a few out and see if I could actually make a little extra cash. Here are a few...

October Challenge Reveal

October Challenge Reveal

This challenge hits home right now. Mykle and I have lived a very comfortable life. We are very good with our money/savings and plan for our future. Mykle is more of a saver, and he has taught me that spending all I earn isn't always that fun. Saving money can...

The End is Near

For September my husband and I both wanted to do a health challenge. We weren't feeling great about ourselves because we hadn't worked out in forever and we ate junk food all the time. It was definitely time for a change. For awhile we did really well - especially my...

Getting Active – Outside

Getting Active – Outside

I was listening to a podcast (What We Said Podcast) and one of the girls said that they feel like they get a better workout if they are at the gym or go to a class, instead of doing one at home. I definitely love at home workouts but I definitely agree with her in...

My Relationship with the Gym

My Relationship with the Gym

I'm sure you can all relate to this - but I have a pretty known love/hate relationship with the gym. Let's start this post out with a funny story. A long, long time ago when my sister was in middle school we were driving in the car together (my mom was driving, not us...

What I Eat in a Day – Starting a New Diet

What I Eat in a Day – Starting a New Diet

This might not seem so healthy to you guys, but for me it is a big adjustment. We were not eating good at all, and even though I was happy (because we were eating such delicious food) I was done feeling terrible. I wanted to be able to feel good and also not slowly...

September Challenge: Revealed

September Challenge: Revealed

Good afternoon and happy Labor Day! This whole weekend has been very relaxing and a great opportunity to spend as much alone time as possible with my cutie husband! I'm very grateful for long weekends like this to truly do whatever and just spend quality time...

Being Mindful

Being Mindful

I keep saying that I'm going to start saving money, and I'm going to make it a challenge for all of you to join along with me. I will, at some point. I just keep getting distracted and not having it ready! I really am excited for that but almost put the blog on hold...

5 Ways Brooklyn Stays Organized

5 Ways Brooklyn Stays Organized

There is so much going on in our lives - always. There will always be something next, something that needs to get done, something new we want to try. Here are some ways that I stay organized and find time in my schedule to get everything done. 1.  Write EVERYTHING...