new year

January 1, 2020 It’s been awhile since my last blog post.  This summer was a big growing experience for me. Living alone, working, and paying rent gave me a great sense of responsibility and autonomy that I had never had. I carried a lot of momentum into the school year but the workload inevitably caught…

Best Reads on Combining Personal Finance, Sustainability, and Minimalism

For a long time, personal finance seemed inherently self-centered and capitalist. Saving felt miserly rather than smart. I didn’t believe that I could combine good personal finance habits with other principles that were equally important to me, like my philosophy of minimalism and desire to live a sustainable, low-impact life. While I still definitely don’t…