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Monthly Archives: August 2016

Princess Progress: August 2016

As August comes to a close, I kinda feel like summer does with it. It sucks but with it comes the relief that I really only have to worry about being in a bikini for Labor Day and then get a break until next year. Maybe I’ll actually be…

A Love Letter to Things I Miss

Dear Pedis, Manis, and especially Botox, Its been a few months since we’ve spent time together. I haven’t forgotten about any of you. This break we are taking… It’s tearing me apart. I think of you always. Every time I look in the mirror I’m reminded…

Dating: Why You’ve Got to Listen to What He Says

The dating world is rough. The highs and the lows are like being on a roller-coaster most of the time. I personally don’t usually have much fun doing it. I hate games. I hate the not knowing. I hate having to deal with all the pettiness of it…

Debt is like Chlamydia…

Debt is like Chlamydia…. Curable, but no one wants to be with you while you got it. Seriously. So about a week and a half ago I got the dreaded phone call from a guy I had dated earlier this year. Things had started going fairly fast with us since…

When Life Suckerpunches

So lately I’ve been feeling rather overwhelmed. Nothing major. Just a bunch of little things adding up. I’m feeling like I’m in a Life Slump. Kinda sucks because the beginning of the year had me pumped. New job, new outlook, new motivation. Maybe its…

Top 5 Books to Read During a Spending Lockdown

  I’ve always been an avid reader. I can actually remember when I learned to read and the insane joy I felt. I don’t remember how old I was but I do know I was little. Probably toddler age. I knew all the alphabet before everyone else when…

The Swap from High End to Drugstore

So you’ve decided to cut costs… ok so I’VE decided to cut costs… but misery loves company so in my mind we are all in this adventure together. If you are like me, you are used to walking into Sephora and buying the latest…

How a Princess Got in Debt… Twice

So before I get too far into my blogging adventures, I should probably share a little bit about how I found myself in this situation. You see, this isn’t the first time I’ve been in massive debt. About 8 years ago, I was in the exact same place…

Top 5 Ways to Get Ready for the Week

I lead a pretty busy life. I work a full time job as an accountant, I’m studying for the CPA exam, driving for Lyft, and I try to work out a few times a week… it leaves very little time for me to just relax, go out with friends…

A Princess’s Tips on How to Cut Costs

So you wake up one morning and realize that your life is falling apart around you because the debt is out of control. I get it. I hit that realization a few months ago (see the drama of that realization here) and it was far from pleasant. It’s not…