Do You Struggle With Expressing Gratitude?

Do You Struggle With Expressing Gratitude? - My Life, I Guess

Everyone’s talking about new year’s resolutions right now. Some people love them, some people don’t. Personally, I fall somewhere in between. I don’t usually make a formal resolution, but I do have an idea of what area I’d like to focus on for the year. This year, I got a bit of a head start. I already knew a few months ago what my focus was going to be, and...

You’ve Probably Come A Lot Further Than You Think

You've Probably Come A Lot Further Than You Think - My Life, I Guess

Whether you love it or you hate it, Facebook is pretty much everywhere. Personally, I’ve wanted to quit it so many times, but like the majority of us, I just can’t take the plunge. It has become the primary way that I keep in touch with far too many people. I’ve completely lost touch with several old friends simply because they don’t use Facebook. I first got a Facebook account...

Practical Gift Ideas for the Unemployed

Being unemployed is incredibly difficult. With current unemployment rates, there’s probably someone close to you that’s either looking for a new job or looking for a better one. Giving them a thoughtful, practical gift could really go a long way. Think about what sort of things they need or that would help them out the most, depending on their situation. Here are some practical gift ideas for the unemployed person...

We Bought a New Car, After All

We Bought a New Car, After All - My Life, I Guess

I recently had an article of mine, How I Was Almost Manipulated Into Buying a New Car, featured in both Women’s Money Talk and Rockstar Finance. Even though I’ve been blogging for over 5 years, this was my first time having an article picked up by curated sites. I was so honoured and excited! But I also couldn’t help but laugh at the irony of the timing. On the day...

Fun Places To Set Up Your Wedding Registry

Fun Places to Set Up Your Wedding Registry - My Life, I Guess

Once your bae has popped the question and the engagement has begun, there are lots of to-do’s to take care of! Between making your guest list, touring venues, and sampling cake flavours, you’ll also want to find time to set up your wedding registry. While you’re more than welcome to opt for a traditional registry through Target or Bed Bath and Beyond, there are plenty of places to register that...