Posts tagged with "financial health"

What to Read to Get Motivated in the New Year

Posted December 30, 2016 in reading, books, personal development books and 5 more

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I ordered a lot of books on Amazon over the past year...that I never read. 

Don't get me wrong, I met my goal of reading a book a month. You can see what books I read here. But I was on a major personal development book kick, and ordered books I knew I would want to read. 

So I thought I would share some of the books that I purchased and plan to read in the new year and some others that are hanging out in my Amazon cart. 

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How to Save for Your Wedding {when you're not frugal}

Posted May 17, 2017 in saving money, wedding planning, financial health and 6 more

Not a frugalista? Neither am I! Don't worry, there are still simple ways to save money for your wedding, dream vacation or next big purchase.

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Wedding planning is happening! 

My fiancé and I got engaged about two months ago, (you can read about it here), and we're just beginning to plan for the big day.

Some of my priorities during the wedding planning process are to take care of myself, be present and really enjoy planning the wedding and all the festivities, and to keep things low stress.  

Finances can be a huge source of stress any time, but can be even more stressful during wedding planning. Which is why we're being really mindful about saving for our wedding, our budget and the cost of the wedding.

I know money can be an uncomfortable topic, but our relationship with money and the stress that we allow finances to create are all connected to our health and overall well being. So I think it's worth talking about. 

And if you're planning your wedding or saving for something big, the tips I'm sharing could relieve some of your stress around money.

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