No One Likes to Cut Back

No One Likes to Cut Back

I get it. I’ve been there. Your friends are going places and you want to go too – but you just don’t have the cash. Or you really, really want to buy a shirt you saw at the mall – but, again – your cash flow is not exactly flowing....
Do it Differently.

Do it Differently.

Steve Jobs was right, you know. Better is not a sustainable goal. And competition is all a big smoke screen anyway. There is no such thing as competition when it comes down to it, because there is more than enough business out there for everyone. If someone chooses to...
Are You Trying to Do It All?

Are You Trying to Do It All?

Most entrepreneurs are “different”. They like to do things themselves. They like to understand all facets of their latest project. And 8 out of ever 10 project fails. Why do you think that is? Well, it isn’t like I’ve done any scientific...
The Bad Beginning

The Bad Beginning

This is probably going to sound awful. But I’m going to say it anyway. My struggles with debt and using credit cards started right around the time I had my oldest son. We decided that I would stay home and take care of the house and him. At first, it was enough....
Resistance is Futile

Resistance is Futile

We all have this huge misconception that being beautiful is the best way to get what we want in life. And because we firmly believe that, we go to great efforts to attain or retain any beauty we may be capable of having. But the truth of the matter is, I am far more...
New Orleans Owns My Heart

New Orleans Owns My Heart

My husband is a country kind of guy. And I love that about him. Me, I’m more of a hybrid. I feel perfectly at home in our house in the midst of corn fields (or soybeans, depending on the year) or in a city. I love NYC. I’ve only been there three times, but...