March 2018 Wrap Up

March 2018 wrap up post for HowToGYST.com

For the whole month of March I could barely find my feet. As soon as I was getting settled into one routine, there was a shake-up and the solid ground beneath me began to shift. Between being home in Ireland for the St. Patrick’s Day festivities, and then with my family here for a visit, I have a feeling I’ll be catching up for a long time to come. Onwards! -> Onwards! ->

Did I Even Set 2018 Resolutions For Myself? You’re About To Find Out!

2018 Resolutions | This is the first time I've done this...

Ah, 2018 resolutions. Look, I won’t lie, I went back and forth on this one for a long time.  I know I know, I’m resolution-setter extraordinaire. But I’m at a stage in my life where I feel everything is going well. I’ve achieved a lot in recent years and I’m already balls-to-the-wall working on future stuff. So what’s the point in setting resolutions, especially when I’ve already got so many “left over” from previous years?  (I’m being serious.)This wasn’t an easy decision to make, but I feel it’s the right one for where I’m at in my life right now. The truth… Onwards! ->

The Best Things I Spent Money On In 2017 (& The Worst)

The best things I spent money on in 2017... and the worst! And the lessons I learned from it.

Though I’d consider myself quite frugal overall, I also don’t shy away from splashing the cash if I feel the product or service will improve my life in some way. After all, what’s the point in earning money if you’re not going to enjoy it or let it enrich your experiences? But, let’s be honest, some things are better investments than others. Here are the best things I spent money on in 2017, and the worst, and the surprising thing I learned along the way. Onwards! -> Onwards! ->