Gratitude Lessons From a 3-Year-Old

This is my final guest post of the year, written by my good friend Kayla Albert. As my American friends head into Thanksgiving, I knew I wanted to share some thoughts on the topic of gratitude – and Kayla would be the best person to do it. When you’re done

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An Open Letter to High School Students

Hi, friends! Today’s post is going to be different from what I usually publish and for a very special reason. A couple weeks ago, Mike – a high school teacher in Steinbach, Manitoba – tweeted that he was going to be sharing my blog and budgeting strategies with his students. Mike teaches

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October 2015 Budget & Shopping Ban Update

Holy cow, where did the month of October go, friends? I’ve basically been travelling since the 14th, so it shouldn’t surprise me that time flew by… but I honestly can’t believe it’s already November 4th. Everywhere I look, Christmas decorations are going up, music is playing, and people are talking

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