What if you got everything
you ever wanted?

Money. Business. Family. Freedom.
Join my community & get my FREE guide & start today.

3 Ways to Guarantee You’ll Be Married Forever

  January 31

At the beginning of every year, I write a blog post about marriage since our wedding anniversary is January 2. I’ve been doing it since I started this blog almost 7 years ago! (Psst. If you like the idea of writing down your memories like I do, you can learn how to start your own blog here.) … Continued

How to Buy Long Lasting Clothes For Your Kids For Less

  January 26

I don’t know about you, but I’m getting tired of my kids’ clothes wearing out. I mean I get it; they cannot keep their yogurt on a spoon to save their lives, so it’s no wonder I wash their clothes constantly. Is it so much to ask, though, that clothes not fade right away or … Continued

Wishing You A Merry Christmas + Up to 50% Off Shutterfly

  December 18

Hello dear readers! I wanted to drop in and wish you a very Merry Christmas, and I also wanted to share some holiday photos of my family and home. We really are feeling the Christmas warm fuzzies this year, and the kids are so incredibly excited for the big day (picture them yelling “Santa! Presents!” … Continued

How I Took My Twins to Disney World on a Tight Budget

  November 22

If you follow me on Instagram, you might have seen some pictures from our recent trip to Disney World. It was the very first Disney trip for our twins, and we absolutely loved taking them. There’s nothing better than seeing your kids so excited to ride on It’s a Small World at the Magic Kingdom … Continued

A Life & Family Update & Getting Back to Basics

  November 6

Over the weekend, I got an email from a longtime reader who said she missed hearing about my family and the twins. She felt a little disconnected from me somehow. Where once I used to write about the challenges of motherhood and wrangling kids while building this business, now the blog seemed, well, too business-y. … Continued

An Amazing Way to Capture Life’s Sweetest Memories

  May 30

This post and giveaway is brought to you by my friends at Shutterfly. Over the past month, I’ve been on an amazing, once in a lifetime adventure with my family. My husband, two year old twins, and I have been traveling throughout Europe, visiting some absolutely beautiful places. I can’t wait to tell you more … Continued

3 Ways To Stay Calm and Happy During a Major Life Uproar

  April 25

At the end of this week, I will leave my home in New Jersey and set off on a crazy adventure. I’ll put all of my family’s belongings into two large packing/shipping containers starting on Wednesday, and those containers will be sent to Michigan where they will be stored for three months. In the meantime, my family … Continued

5 Ways My Life is Changing Drastically This Spring

  March 25

Spring is a time of renewal, of refreshing, of reawakening. The days get warmer, brighter, longer. After a cold winter, I’m definitely welcoming all these little bits of spring, but I’m also bracing for some major life changes. Here are 5 big pieces of news from our family to yours: The Hubs Matched Into a Residency … Continued

4 Ideas for a Perfect Weekend Getaway

  March 3

Last week, I hopped the train into NYC to go to a few meetings for work. It was so much fun, and a few other entrepreneurs and I even got a tour of Fox News! You can see several pictures from my NYC adventures (and all of my other adventures) on my Instagram account. The best … Continued

Why I’ve Lived Without a TV for 4 Years

  July 15

In the fall of 2011, I took a massive, massive leap that would change my life forever. I left my very steady job as a park ranger for the National Park Service, and I moved out of the country to live in the Caribbean where my husband attended medical school. We lived there for three years … Continued
Copyright © Catherine Alford.  Designed & Developed with by LizTheresa.com