Archives July 2012

Finding a Balance Between Your Work and Personal Time

Finding a Balance Between Your Work and Personal Time

It’s the age-old dilemma: how do you find a balance between your work and personal time in a way that makes you feel happy and guilt-free. Is it even possible? When I worked in a corporate office downtown I started work at 8 am and finished at 4:30 pm. It ...

Are You an Impulse Spender?

Are You an Impulse Spender?

Are you an impulse spender? Do you often find yourself looking at your receipts and wondering why you bought 4 new pairs of shoes when you already have a closet full? Or if you’re a guy have you ever bought new tools just because you thought no one can have ...

Delicious Harvey Wallbanger Cake

Delicious Harvey Wallbanger Cake

Last week femmefrugality posted a recipe for a Tequila Sunrise Popsicle and it sounded like the perfect treat for these hot summer days. My comment to her post was “I wonder how a vodka and OJ one would turn out??” And that got me to thinking about this cake recipe. ...

Build Your Self-Confidence with These 10 Tips

Build Your Self-Confidence with These 10 Tips

When a person is lacking in self confidence it can affect every area of their life, including their work life and their relationships. It also has a strong impact on how other people treat them. But there are many ways to boost your self-confidence and improve your life. Let’s talk ...

Make More Money, Get Out of Debt, and Live Your Life

Make More Money, Get Out of Debt, and Live Your Life

For many of us making more money and getting out of debt is a top priority. Just take a look around at all of the Personal Finance blogs that talk about saving and spending money, as well as making more money. My husband and I have a considerable amount of ...

10 Ways to Protect Your Heart Everyday

10 Ways to Protect Your Heart Everyday

Are you proactive when it comes to your health? Do you do everything you can to look after yourself, or do you figure that because you are healthy now you always will be? You may be surprised to learn that some people figure that because they are healthy right now, ...