Practical Gift Ideas for the Unemployed

Practical Gift Ideas for the Unemployed - My Life, I Guess

Being unemployed is incredibly difficult. Especially around the holidays. We basically opted out of Christmas the last few years because I was either between jobs myself or only working part-time for minimum wage. With current unemployment rates, there’s probably someone on your list 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...

50 Self Care Gift Ideas For Under $50

50 Self Care Gift Ideas For Under $50 - My Life, I Guess

Life can be so chaotic and stressful that finding time for yourself often feels impossible. Maybe even selfish. But self care is so important! How can you take care of others without first taking care of yourself? Your needs matter, too. Whether you’re looking to treat yourself or treat someone you care about, this list provides 50 self care gift ideas for under $50. These ideas range from every day...

3 Ways To Beat Financial Stress And Reclaim Your Health

3 Ways To Beat Financial Stress And Reclaim Your Health - My Life, I Guess

With the national debt being in the news lately at a staggering $20 trillion, it’s no surprise that personal debt is hot on its heels at $13 trillion. With debt figures this high, it’s only natural to assume that we as consumers will carry a substantial portion of that debt on our shoulders. And with debt, comes repayments, responsibilities, and obviously financial stress. Apart from taking on another soul-sucking job to help clear off...

Top 10 Effective (and Doable) Strategies To Deal With Work Stress

Top 10 Effective Strategies to Deal With Work Stress - My Life, I Guess

A Guest Post By Shiuan Butler Aloha! My name is Shiuan and I am the Creator of Journaling Sisters, a safe, supportive, nurturing community of heart-centred women who love connection, creativity, and journaling. I came across Amanda’s blog, My Life, I Guess… recently and loved how open she was on the topic of mental health. I decided to reach out to her about possibly guest blogging on mental health and...

My Life (I Guess) Lately – Vol. 5

My Life, I Guess... Lately Vol. 5 - My Life, I Guess...

If you’ve been paying attention, you’ve already noticed that I broke my new year’s resolution and personal goal of posting at least once a week on my blog. Although I missed two weeks along the way, I was doing a pretty good job until the middle of May. That’s when life started to get more complicated and more stressful for me. And blogging became the least of my worries. Things...