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Careful What You Wish For: Is Chasing Your Dreams a Bad Idea?
Lifestyle

Careful What You Wish For: Is Chasing Your Dreams a Bad Idea?

I’ve always insisted that one of my biggest regrets has been not studying English or Journalism so that I could have been a professional writer. I’ve kicked myself for going to a business school to pursue a bachelor of commerce so that I could make the big bucks instead of […]

When Jail Time Isn’t an Option: How to Deal With Difficult People
Lifestyle

When Jail Time Isn’t an Option: How to Deal With Difficult People

Sometimes I know that it can seem that there is just a lack of common sense in a majority of the population, or that some people have the emotional intelligence of a rock. Although it’s easy to get caught up in other people’s negative energy, it’s important to catch yourself […]

Stop Waiting For a Career Miracle: Creating Your Own Opportunities
Lifestyle

Stop Waiting For a Career Miracle: Creating Your Own Opportunities

I, like many of those in their late-20′s/early 30′s have been patiently waiting for my “passion” to just to one day miraculously appear to me. I’ve been working hard doing things that aren’t necessarily my passion with the hopes that one day, someone would just show up and say — […]

How to Change Your Nasty Spending Habits
Earn/Save Money

How to Change Your Nasty Spending Habits

I get asked frequently – what advice would you give to those who are struggling to make ends meet? If you are struggling to make ends meet, there is either a major problem with your spending/saving habits or you need to pick up the hustle and start making more money. […]

Who Do You Want to Be? How to Shape Your Future Starting Today
Lifestyle

Who Do You Want to Be? How to Shape Your Future Starting Today

I just read a great article in Psychology Today titled Reinvent Yourself, and it brought up some really interesting points on how to shape your future by focusing more on your future self. As you’ve read in past posts, I am currently (still) working on my own reinvention, and it’s […]

4 Tricks to Avoid Mindless Spending (aka “I Think I’m Rich” Mode)
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4 Tricks to Avoid Mindless Spending (aka “I Think I’m Rich” Mode)

Shopping can be fun, social, therapeutic — but once it starts costing more than actual therapy, maybe it’s time to look at some of your shopping habits. It’s easy to get caught up in the feel-good chemicals that the ability to swipe that magical card brings, so before you go […]

All Natural Recipes For Radiance
Health/Beauty

All Natural Recipes For Radiance

In honor of my friend Alexis Wolfer’s (editor of The Beauty Bean) new amazing book, The Recipe of Radiance, I wanted to do a post featuring some passages of her incredible tips that will help you save money while also  solving some of your beauty issues. Hydrating & blemish-fighting facial […]