Finance, Meaningful Living

7 Ways to Invest in Yourself

Investing in yourself pays the best interest, has minimum risk and guaranteed quick ROI. I swore to myself that 2018 will be my year and that I will work hard this year to achieve some of my life goals even as a stay-at-home mom. And guess what? A big part of my goals is investing in myself. If you are …

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Finance, Save Money

100+ Awesome Ways to Save Money in 2018

If you are a stay-at-home mom or a single mom with a small income, saving money may seem impossible. How can you save some money when you don’t have room for savings in your budget? With all the expenses during the holidays and lots of upcoming bills to pay, chances are, you’re already racking your brain on how to deal …

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Income Update

Goals Progress Update (September 2017)- $1007.97

Hello and welcome to my GOALS PROGRESS UPDATE (September 2017)! This came late because we had no power for a couple of months. If you don’t know, I live in Puerto Rico and on September 20, a Cat 5 hurricane named Maria hit the island, leaving millions without power, water and Internet. I started writing about my income in August …

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Affordable Gifts for FamilyFinance

10 Affordable Holiday Gifts for Family

It’s that time of the year again when we’re feeling merry and generous. But are you still racking your brains and pulling your hair wondering what gifts to give to your kids and spouse this year? Here’s what you should keep in mind when gift shopping: you don’t need to spend much. Gifts are representations of your thoughtfulness and appreciation, …

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how to avoid overspending during the holidaysFinance

6 Simple Ways to Keep Spending in Check During the Holidays

With the holidays right around the corner, how do you make sure that you keep spending in check and don’t go overboard? Photo by Ruby Feinberg I was never a prudent and mindful spender until when I became a mom. Not that I had lots of money to spend or waste, I just didn’t have that concept of saving or …

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