Cheer Squad

January 16, 2012

Financially Free At Last

49 years have passed since that historic speech on the steps of the Lincoln Memorial. Dr. King was right. The March on Washington would “…go down […]
January 10, 2012

Reflect and Renew

HAPPY NEW YEAR Diva Friends!!! The New Year gives us an opportunity to reflect on the accomplishments and yet-to-be-completed goals of years gone by. Last year, […]
November 17, 2011

What if…

I recently read the following statistic in the Wall Street Journal, 70% of Americans are living paycheck to paycheck. This number caused me to wonder…what if? […]
October 8, 2011

Undisciplined Rut Relief

A few weeks ago I posted a blog on discipline. The irony is not lost on me that more than a month later, I am posting […]
August 29, 2011

Dust Off Your Discipline

I heard a great sermon the other day from Charles Stanley of Intouch Ministries about developing discipline. In a minute I’ll try to highlight a few […]
April 18, 2011

93 down, 10 to go

Let me clarify, that is $93,000 in debt paid off so far. Whew! I’m simultaneously amazed and somewhat embarrassed. In some parts of the country, that’s […]
March 4, 2011

Confessions of an Info Hoarder

I have a confession. I’ve been unintentionally keeping a lot of great blogs to myself. A component of the Yakezie challenge requires that we support and […]
February 24, 2011

Frugal Fatigue

Have you ever been tired? Tired of counting points at every meal… Tired of responding to your texts on FB so you don’t go over… Tired […]
February 8, 2011

Finding Your Financial Legs (Part 2 of 2)

If you read my last post about Pittsburg Steelers running back Rashard Mendenhall and his incredible legs, you’ll recall I posed a question…do you have financial […]
February 4, 2011
Lakeshore Drive

A Lesson in Blizzards

The Blizzard of 2011 has taken its rightful place as the 3rd largest snowfall in Chicago’s recorded history. For the record, this is my first blizzard […]