Money, Podcast

Making the Emergency Fund Easy to Tackle

2020 taught us many lessons, but I think the biggest one for me was financially related. Not only did I learn that I have much more discipline than I give myself credit for (shout out for the short term savings that put us into a home), but also that we must be agile with our …

Organization, Podcast

How to Stay Focused While Working from Home

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So, ya girl is literally weeks away from a full year of remote work. If someone told me this time last year that I’d be working from home for at least a year, I wouldn’t believe it. I’d honestly think it was a dream to be able to do that. Well reality showed us that …

Money, Podcast

Re-Investment Options for Old 401(k) Accounts

Today I’ll be jumping back into a money management topic. Recently I finalized my IRA investment account with my bank and I was so proud for completing this process. First of all, I sent an inquiry about transferring over a 401k last August (I think) and it wasn’t until November that my account was finally …

Podcast, Professional

New Year Career Negotiation Tips

I recently had my year end review at the new gig, well not so new. I’m officially 9 months in but I still feel like the “new girl”. My review went well though and it was just a testament of how hard I’ve been working and how perfectly aligned for this position I was when …

Money, Podcast

Money Making Ideas for 2021

I know money whether it’s earning more, managing it more, or being smarter with it; is key. I also know that millennials like me tend to think about ways of making money outside of their full time jobs a lot. So let’s jump into some examples I’ve tried and found success in. Maybe add these …

Organization, Podcast

Ditch the 2021 Vision Board: Using Trello for Goal Setting

Around this time of the year, people start to plan vision board parties and building out a new list to guide their next year. But what if I told you that there was a new strategy to get you real results? Enter Trello! Paired with my top goal setting strategies, Trello can help you make …

Money, Podcast

Prepping Finances for 2021

Welp it’s almost 2021 but nothing is going to change unless we work for it. I love taking myself through a full financial audit and setting new goals for the upcoming year around this time. So that’s what I’m doing on this week’s episode, but it’s a walkthrough for you to get an idea of …

Lifestyle, Podcast

Buying A Home During COVID

This Is What I’ve Been Up To We bought a house! I’d been holding this in for so long because the process started in May 2020 and came to fruition in September 2020. There were a few times I gave up on moving and then got inspired again as things started to fall into place. …

Lifestyle, Organization, Podcast

Navigating Mercury in Retrograde: A Sunday Routine

So Mercury is in retrograde until November?! That’s no fun since every time this happens there tends to be demotivation, lack of focus, emotional turbulence, and overwhelm. To be honest, I’ve felt all of these in the last few weeks. Whether it’s the cosmos to blame or not, I’ve been doing my best to combat …

Podcast, Professional

Leveraging Every Experience

In 2016, I manifested my success and opportunities over the next four years without knowing it. I built upon the jobs, experiences, knowledge gained, relationships built, and all to level up in my purpose. I just wanted to share my journey with you all to provide as some encouragement to take advantage and leverage every …