roadmap to becoming

financially carefree

Created for those on a financial journey who need a little direction. You don't leave home without a map of where you're going so don't start your financial journey without this! learn more

slay your

finances checklist

If you wonder what you're supposed to be doing on a daily, weekly, monthly or yearly basis, this checklist will provide you with the direction you need to slay your finances. learn more

7 money tools

to simplify your life

This guide will provide you with an overview of some of the best money tools available to help you manage your finances and begin to simplify your life. learn more
I'm a writer at heart, money nerd, wife, and mother of two who is committed to achieving financial success for myself and helping others do the same.

I founded Life and a Budget in 2015 after realizing I was stuck in a financial rut. At that moment I knew if I let that moment pass me by without taking a bold step, I would remain in debt and unsatisfied with my life for years to come.

I am absolutely convinced that with the right mindset and financial education, we all can live a life we truly love. My mantra is to help more women like you create better finances so you can experience carefree living.

I don't want you to leave this website not knowing what your next step should be.