Book Review:  Bella Figura by Kamin Mohammadi

Bella Figura:  How to Life, Love, and Eat the Italian Way OH MY GOSH!!!  I swear that Kamin was writing my story of food allergies/intolerances, stress, weight gain, lots of artificial light, and a schedule full of mostly nonsense.  Or maybe an overwhelming majority of us could relate.  I loved reading her story as she … Continue reading Book Review:  Bella Figura by Kamin Mohammadi

April 2021 Experiment Inspired by Year of No Sugar by Eve O. Schaub

Sugar.  That single little word may cause more contention amongst humans that many other words used today.  Does eating sugar actually hurt you?  Could you live your life without sugar?  Is it necessary for survival?  Does it actually cause you to get fat or does fat make you fat?  Is sugar the new heroin?  Could … Continue reading April 2021 Experiment Inspired by Year of No Sugar by Eve O. Schaub

Wrapping Up My No Instagram for March Challenge

Earlier this month I announced that I would go the entire month of March without Instagram all thanks to reading Give It Up! by Mary Carlomagno.   Overall it was nice to step away from Instagram and reevaluate my interactions with the platform.  I found that I used Instagram when I was bored.  I would mindlessly … Continue reading Wrapping Up My No Instagram for March Challenge

I Have a Book Problem But My Librarian Disagrees with Me

Before I started my first no spend year in 2019, I swore that borrowing books from my local library wouldn’t work for me. I had this weird narrative in my mind that the library book had to stay home, couldn’t be read during breakfast, I could only check out old, dusty and dated books, and … Continue reading I Have a Book Problem But My Librarian Disagrees with Me

Book Review: Suddenly Frugal by Leah Ingram

Suddenly Frugal:  How to Live Happier & Healthier for Less 5 star book Who this book is perfect for:  New homeowner, recent college graduate, or someone starting off their debt busting journey.  If you have been on your debt busting journey for a couple years, this book might not offer any new suggestions for you.  … Continue reading Book Review: Suddenly Frugal by Leah Ingram

Book Review: The Psychology of Money by Morgan Housel

The Psychology of Money:  Timeless Lessons on Wealth, Greed, and Happiness 5 star review! The author did a fabulous job explaining the psychology behind how people arrive at making their own money decisions. I enjoyed reading a recently released book that focused on facts but did not over do the facts and references. Wonderful balance. … Continue reading Book Review: The Psychology of Money by Morgan Housel