Why Goals Fail

Posted on: January 16, 2018 at 9:53 am, in:

Hey friends!

It’s half way through January already! Can you believe it? I had a totally different post planned for you today but I had to scrap it so I could talk to you about something.

I set a goal this month to start a morning routine and it is not going well. In fact it’s not going at all.

What I wanted my mornings to look like…

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All About The Disney Dining Plan

Posted on: January 12, 2018 at 4:09 pm, in:

If you’re planning a trip to Disney World (and staying on property) then you’ll be faced with the question “Do you want the Disney dining plan”? There are so many pros and cons, and I’m going to break them down for you so you can make the best decision for your trip!

What is the Disney Dining Plan?

Essentially the dining plan allows you to pre pay for your meals so that you don’t have to worry about it while you are on your trip. Entitlements are calculated by the number of nights you stay. Plans do not include gratuity so you’ll have to keep that in mind (gratuity not required at quick-service locations).

Commonly used terms:

Quick-Service is similar to a fast food restaurant. You order at a counter and find a place to sit. A quick-service meal includes an entrée and a beverage (21+ can get an alcoholic beverage with their meal).

Quick Service Meal at All Star Sports

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How To Deal With Overspending

Posted on: January 9, 2018 at 1:26 pm, in:

I want to talk about something that happens to every one of us: overspending. December was a hard month on our budget, we went over budget in a lot of categories. Part of it was plain overspending, and part of it was oversight on my part, forgetting to include irregular expenses in our monthly budget. We ended up spending about $75 more on Christmas gifts than we planned, and I forgot to include my $200 reregistration as a massage therapist. BUT I’m moving on and taking steps to prevent this from happening again!

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