financial truth

How We Paid Off $111,000 Of Debt

When my husband and I first met, becoming debt free was not one of our priorities.  In fact, it wasn’t even on our radar!  However, after getting pregnant pretty soon after we got married, we faced our financial truth and total up our debt.  Honestly, we were both completely shocked to realize that we had […] Read more…

6 Ways To Recover When You Overspend

Have you spent too much money recently? Maybe you bought one big purchase or several small ones. When I overspend, the guilt sets in and it can be difficult to bounce back financially. Sometimes I have gone as far as spending even more money because I had a “why bother” attitude. Thankfully, there are ways […] Read more…

Our Top 3 Money Mistakes

It’s about to get personal up in here y’all.  You see, no one is perfect, especially me!  In fact, I’ve made more mistakes in my life than I care to admit.  The other day I was talking to my husband and we started discussing our worst financial mistakes.  Thankfully, we made most of our mistakes […] Read more…

Making a Budget: A Step-By-Step Guide

Writing a budget for the first time (or even the third!) can be a daunting task.  There’s a lot of numbers, expenses to remember, and you might not even know where to start.  I promise you that it will get easier and that it’s not as difficult as it may sound! As a general rule, […] Read more…

A Debt Free Journey

When my husband and I were dating, being debt free was not on our radar.  We were just two twenty-somethings who were deeply in love and our love could conquer the world.  Or so we thought.  I became pregnant soon after we were married and this brought us to face our looming debt.  We had […] Read more…