Intentional Living

To “live intentionally” means to live according to your values and beliefs.  I believe when we commit to being more thoughtful in how we spend our time and our money we can overcome the overwhelm, reduce financial stress, and live a more purposeful life.

Intentional living allows us to take better care of our minds and our bodies, and in turn, better care of those around us.

Here you’ll find content to help you spend less time and money on the things that matter less so you can create margin in your life and your budget to spend more on the things that matter most.

10 Actors Who Were Perfectly Cast in Their Roles

10 Actors Who Were Perfectly Cast in Their Roles

Sometimes, the perfectly cast actor nailing their role makes a story so good. Do you have a favorite example of that? You’ve got company. After polling the internet, these ten actors were top-voted for being perfectly cast in their roles. 1. Ian McKellen as Gandolf “Gandalf. If anyone besides Ian McKellen played him, the Lord of…

These 25 States Are the Least Expensive To Live in

These 25 States Are the Least Expensive To Live in

The cost of living is critical when deciding where to live, work, and do business. When housing, food, transportation, health care, clothing, and entertainment are more expensive, people need to earn more to maintain the standard of living they expect. Over the last three decades, rising prices for many life essentials have made it harder…

12 Work Practices People Need To Adopt for Proper Work Etiquette

12 Work Practices People Need To Adopt for Proper Work Etiquette

Work environments are a melting pot of various personalities, habits, and preferences. Work etiquette is often a polarizing topic. Recently, someone online asked an interesting question,  “What workplace etiquette do people need to keep or start doing?” Here are the top-voted responses. 1. Power Hours “I had a job once that instituted Power Hours. For…

10 Things People Admitted They Will Never Buy Secondhand

10 Things People Admitted They Will Never Buy Secondhand

Are you a thrifty shopper or a modern consumer that draws the line on certain secondhand goods? You’ve got company. Someone recently asked, “What’s the one thing you would never buy secondhand?” The internet responded to deliver this list. 1. Pacifiers “Pacifiers,” one explained. “When I was pregnant, my mother-in-law gave me a plastic baggie…

11 Fun and Cheap Valentine’s Day Ideas for the Whole Family

11 Fun and Cheap Valentine’s Day Ideas for the Whole Family

Love is in the air.  It’s Valentine’s Day, and everyone loves to feel loved, but does it have to break your budget?   Valentine’s Day Gift Ideas for Family You may think Valentine’s Day is just a “Hallmark holiday,” but it is important to make the people we love feel special and let them know how…