• Budgeting Tips
    10 Books to Acquire Wealth, Get Out of Debt, and Get Rich

    Saying that I love to read is an understatement: even with my busy schedule, I …

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  • Make Money Blogging
    2019 Income Report: Tough Lessons I Learned During My 3rd Year of Being …

    If you follow me on Instagram (and if you, don’t you should!), you might …

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  • Skincare
    12 Dupes For the Most Popular Skincare Products of 2019

    In 2017 I published 10 Dupes for the Most Popular Skincare Products of 2017, and since then that …

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  • Designer Dupes
    Designer Dupe Gift Guide: Italian Leather Handbags Under $105 From Fashion Drug

    It’s been over a year since I last shared a designer dupe on my …

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  • Designer Dupe: Chloé Drew – $1,650 vs. $39.90

    Designer Dupe: Chloé Drew – $1,650 vs. $39.90

    To buy this Chloé-inspired handbag dupe for $39.90-$49.90, click here. Other Sellers: FoxTailLiLy 666 Store – $50.56 – $55.04 (genuine leather) QiTeng Network Ltd. Store – $50.69 (genuine leather) XUNFEI Store – $17.39 – $18.99 (vegan synthetic) One of the most popular designer…

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    A Tale of Two Neighbors: My Love Story

    A Tale of Two Neighbors: My Love Story

    You know that famous saying, “the love of your life will come when you least expect it”? Sometimes I feel like my life could so easily be a movie, because that’s exactly how I felt when I met my neighbor.…

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    8 Cheap Date Ideas That Aren’t Lame

    8 Cheap Date Ideas That Aren’t Lame

    Valentine’s Day is fast approaching, and we all know how right after Christmas most of us are still working double-time to replenish our bank accounts. This holiday may not be as expensive as Christmas since most of the spoilage is…

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    His & Hers: The Sophisticate’s $50 Valentine Gift Guide

    His & Hers: The Sophisticate’s $50 Valentine Gift Guide

    Since I’ve spent the past few Valentine’s Days with the most wonderful partner I’ve ever had, my experiences with this holiday have changed significantly. Gone are the days of not celebrating, and the days of receiving no flowers, chocolates, or…

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    How Can Blogging Be a Real Business?

    How Can Blogging Be a Real Business?

    Blog Post Excerpt from February 8, 2017: It’s well into February now, and it’s probably time to reflect on the current progress of my blog. My business license and other business-related paperwork have all been filed, so my blog is…

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