Tag Archive | Daughter

Who are we and why are we here?

For a while now I have been writing posts for this blog, telling people about money, budgets, finances, mortgages etc. Today it occurred to me that some people reading this may have no idea who we really are… We are Consumer Credit Counseling Service of Central Oklahoma. We are a non-profit credit counseling agency…But wait…We […]

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Things to do in Oklahoma – # 4

A few weeks ago we started a count down of things to do in Oklahoma without having to mortgage the family farm. We had a lot of things going on so I was kind of pulled away from this list but like a bad dream…I’m back!! Now the weather is TOO good to pass up.   […]

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Finding Your Sacrifice

What does it mean to sacrifice? Have you ever had to save to buy something you really needed? I mean really saved. Have you ever found yourself in a situation where you had to make hard choices about something that caused you sacrifice something else? I’d like to think we all sacrifice at times, but […]

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The Maddening Battle for Your Grocery Dollar

Where do I go to make the most of my grocery dollar? I mean I really need my Twinkies and milk, but how can I get them without breaking the bank? In Oklahoma City we have a pot luck of stores: Aldi, Whole Foods,Wal-Mart, Sunflower Market, and the list beats on. Just taking a rough […]

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Less stress and the Beautiful Mess

Now that thanksgiving is over we begin to look ahead to Christmas. Trees are going up and lights are beginning to twinkle. Children are getting excited because they know Santa is near. So now how is your stress level? Are you worried you might not be able to afford the perfect gift…or any gifts at […]

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It’s summer…Time to feed your Brain!!

  Hey Guess what! It is SUMMERTIME!! The temperatures are up and the kids are out of school….Wait!!! What… Out of school!! Oh no… You’re thinking “This could be bad”. Let’s take a look at some fun budget friendly things that you can do with the kids and NOT have to sell a child to […]

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Expect more of yourself, even when others expect less.

It’s tempting to allow your goals to be crushed by the thoughtless words and actions of others. Have you ever heard that message? Have you ever had a dream that you gave up on because of heartless or careless words of others? I know of one person who did not allow that to happen – […]

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