Category: Money

Advice & Tips, Get Your Shit Together, Money, Motivation, Organization January 11, 2017

We all need that one friend to give us some straight-talking advice, or a kick up the backside now and then. But asking a mate for her totally honest opinion about your latest office meltdown or dating disaster can also lead to a cocktail in the face. Or, at least, some pretty damaged feelings. Because […]

Get Your Shit Together, Life-hacks, Money, Work December 27, 2016

Focusing on what I hated about my life was the best motivation. There are many gurus out there for whom the word “aspirational” is a real turn-on. These folks want you to be the best version of yourself, work the hardest, and reap the most reward. And that’s all fine and dandy (I’m looking at […]

Advice & Tips, Get Your Shit Together, Money, Motivation, Organization January 19, 2016

In 2015, I saved $10,000, quit my job, started a freelance business, and wrote a book. Now, at the start of 2016, my husband and I are selling our two-bedroom New York apartment, downsizing to a small condo, and will be spending half the year in the Dominican Republic where we just finished building a […]