When a major change happens in your life there are two things you can do, 1) Welcome the change and utlize it for the best or 2) Try with all your might to withstand the change and keep living in the past. I recommend choice number 1. Change can be Scary For the most part, the human race does not like change. We are accustomed to daily routines, the same people in our life, and the ... Read More about How to Deal with Change
My trailer project is almost finished and I will soon have a place to call home again. I am ecstatic to once again have some room for my girls and me to stretch out. And of course not having to share a bed with two toddlers anymore is the icing on the cake! But…..this means it’s time for me to start paying some bills again. I am going to lay out what I expect my budget to be and then I will ... Read More about Back to Budgeting!
Becoming a single mom means regaining independence, learning by trial and error how to make it on your own. At first the thought of being alone is frightening, after a little time passes things get easier and in some ways being on your own begins to feel exciting. But then there is that one thing that can keep you from being happy…..learning how to become financially secure on your ... Read More about Regaining Financial Independence for Single Moms
I want to be show all of you single mothers struggling to make ends meet that it is possible to be financially stable on your own. To do this I beleive that you need to diversify your income, and create income streams that you enjoy doing the work for. It is also a goal for myself to be able to replace one of my current jobs with online income. I have given myself a one year time frame to do ... Read More about Extra Income for Single Moms & My Month by Month Goals
As I sit here totally consumed - reading post after post on all of my favorite personal finance blogs, I suddenly snap out of it. “What the hell are you doing?” I think to myself. I have no kids tonight and at least ten things I have to get done. "Screwing two things up at the same time isn't multitasking." I started the night out on my laptop. I had planned to write a couple of articles for ... Read More about A Case Against Multitasking