Probably the most important part of choosing a perfect gift, is listening to the other person. Analyticals and Amiables are typically good at this, but Drivers and Expressives, not so much. If you have no idea what I’m talking about, you might want to go read my post on connecting gifts with personality! Why is […]
I’ll never forget my first lesson in personality traits. I was working at summer camp, and it was part of our staff training ritual. I didn’t understand why at first, but after 8 weeks of being in close proximately to one another, I knew. We had to understand each others traits, in order to […]
The key to NOT overspending on Christmas gifts is to shop with a solid plan. These 6 tips keep me coming in under budget year after year, and are proven to give you extra breathing room AND money left over. Also includes a FREE printable Christmas Gift Budget Sheet so you can stay on track throughout the season!
According to my calender, December arrives tomorrow. That means we need to get cracking on the gifts! But not just any old gift will do – you want your choice to be thoughtful, relevant, and most of all, used. As in, by the person who’s receiving the gift, not necessarily a thrift store find. […]
Quick, go back and get caught up on the story with Part 1! You know how you look at everything your parents have and think that will be you in the first year of marriage? Ha. Not so. I don’t know what I was smoking. Everything looked so neat and nice on my registry […]
I don’t really have an amazing story to tell. I’ve never racked up $35,000 worth of credit card debt before finding the key to financial freedom, and my relationship with money has never been complicated. As far back as I can remember, I’ve always had a frugal head on my shoulders. It helped me get […]