What will you do with your money?

The start of a new year is a great time to tell your money where to go. Have you made some financial goals for the year?

Did You Set Goals This Year?

Have you set goals for the year yet? Better yet, do you have a vision for the life you want?

Yes, Yes, You Can.

You can ditch the soda habit. You can quit watching TV. You can kick the bad eating habits that have plagued you for years. You can choose to change. Don’t tell me you love food. I love food. And for thirty days I gave up (almost) all I hold dear. I lived to tell the […]

The Dash

When I was in high school Economics class one day, I turned the page of my book to find a profile of a woman in business. She had the traditional spelling of my maiden name, Getskow, which is pretty unusual. If you know a Getskow, you probably know someone in my family. I was intrigued. […]

Love Letters

A box of love letters in the garage holds many memories and the start of our marriage. This post is sponsored by Hallmark.Twenty-two years ago today I was wandering the streets of Paris with my friend Sarah and some new girls we’d met on the plane overseas. I was, as my French mom so often introduced […]

My Goals, Revisited Mid-Year

2014 is having a half-birthday. Has it shown you all you want from it so far? 2014 is officially half over. We’ve spent half the year. There are six months left. Are you where you want to be? Think back to January. Remember when we had such good intentions to get our lives ship-shape, to […]

Well, What DO You Want?

A month or so ago, I was having a in-depth debate with my husband. In my head. You see, he is an expert at debate; no lame statement slips by him. In serious conversation, I know better than to drop a casual remark without backing it up. If I say I don’t like something, he’s […]

What are YOU Choosing for Christmas This Year?

You know when you read a blog, a cookbook, or a curriculum handbook and there are so many choices and it seems like the authors must be wonder women to pull it all off all of the time? Well, that’s just a figment of our imaginations. Folks who put these things together are creative people […]