Let’s Talk About the ‘I’m Broke’ Mindset


Reading Time: 4 minutes Being broke is no laughing matter, and many of us experience it at least once in our lives (sometimes WAY more than that). And despite what many gurus out there say, you can’t simply dream an ‘I’m broke’ situation away. But dwelling on a dwindling money situation doesn’t help either. In fact, your negative mindset […]

November 7, 2019

How to Save Money Grocery Shopping


Reading Time: 7 minutes Groceries—you can never seem to afford them but you’re living on Skip the Dishes and Uber Eats (which really adds up) without them. If you’re tired of spending your monthly food budget in one go, I have some tips and tricks to help you save money grocery shopping! Girl, grocery shopping is hella expensive. You […]

September 17, 2019

5 Ways to Be Better With Money


Reading Time: 3 minutes Money is a taboo topic in our culture. We all need it to live, but it’s not a topic we discuss openly, so it’s no surprise that we’re not better with money. But as a single woman, it’s you against the world and managing your money is a must-think-about topic. I fully admit that I’m […]

August 27, 2019

Single Girl’s Money Rules


Reading Time: 7 minutes Being a real adult means being in-tune with your finances. Now, finances are a complex thing for most of us to understand, seriously… I’m trying to figure it out daily. But over the past decade or so of being a full-fledged adult, I’ve come up with a few money rules that I have to follow […]

April 9, 2019

Girl, It’s Time To Get A Raise

Money, Career, Work

Reading Time: 6 minutes Underpaid and overworked? Frustrated with the amount of money in your bank (or lack thereof)? Girl, I’ve been there. I totally get it — you need a raise. But pay hikes are hard to come by, so let’s talk about how to get a raise. I spent years with my head down, working away hoping […]

April 1, 2019

Girl, You Need An Emergency Fund


Reading Time: 6 minutes What happens when you absolutely need money, stat. Not to buy a cute new Michael Kors purse or to grab the latest and greatest Apple device — but to cover your rent when you unexpectedly lose your job or pay for an ambulance ride to the emergency room. Do you have an emergency fund to […]

March 27, 2019

How To Save Money On Glasses

Money, Fashion, Lifestyle

Reading Time: 3 minutes When I was a kid there were two things I wanted more than anything: glasses and braces. Don’t ask me why, because I honestly don’t have an answer for you. But alas, I was blessed with both. Braces, as it turns out, are way more of a curse than a blessing — thankfully I was […]

February 18, 2019

How To Budget as a Freelancer

Fempreneur, Money, Work

Reading Time: 6 minutes Welcome to freelancing where 500 of your well-thought-out words are worth somewhere around $15 to $75 a piece. You might think I’m being facetious here but honestly, I’ve gotten a lot of we’d love to have you write for us, we pay $50 for 2,000 words. And my answer has been hell nah. Because I […]

February 5, 2019

Get Insurance Before Your House Burns Down

Money, Home

Reading Time: 4 minutes It was a beautiful warm evening in the middle of September, which considering I live in Calgary where it can snow in the middle of August if the weather really wants, was a treat. I was headed back from late night happy hour with one of my best friends when I learned the real reason […]

February 1, 2019