10 Ways to Invest in Yourself this Year

10 Ways to Invest in Yourself this Year

It’s here – 2020 is HERE. The last week of the year is always a weird one for folks; do we relax? Do we hustle? Is it more for reflection of what’s passed or revving…

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2019 Reflections + How to Do your Own Annual Review

2019 Reflections + How to Do your Own Annual Review

Hello, 2020. ๐Ÿ™‚ The roaring 20’s are here to stay (for at least another ten years), and I for one am here for it. 2019 was a rougher year in the books for us, so…

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Things You’re Forgetting to do Regularly but Shouldn’t

Things You’re Forgetting to do Regularly but Shouldn’t

“Things you’re forgetting to do regularly but shouldn’t” – AKA, all of the things on Erica + Katie’s adulting to-do lists. ๐Ÿ˜‰ At CUR headquarters earlier this week (aka, at my kitchen table), we were…

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Let’s Talk Holiday Budgeting: 10+ Tips to Not Go Broke this Season

Let’s Talk Holiday Budgeting: 10+ Tips to Not Go Broke this Season

Tell me if these Jingle Bells ring true: In a blur of panic and eggnog, your tinsel is in a twist because you’ve still gotta find the perfect gift for Aunt Karen and Cousin Pam…

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What’s an Emergency Fund? (+ How much should be in yours!)

What’s an Emergency Fund? (+ How much should be in yours!)

EMERGENCY – are you prepared for one? Rather, is your bank account prepared for one? Emergencies are like accidents – you never really think it’ll happen to you until you’re stuck in the eye of…

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My Probably Too-Honest Thoughts on using a Menstrual Cup

My Probably Too-Honest Thoughts on using a Menstrual Cup

Fair warning, this post is entirely TMI. But, so was this and you liked it. So in the name of helping womankind everywhere, we’re doin’ it. ๐Ÿ˜‰ Fair warning, we’re talking about periods. We talk…

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20 Goals every Woman should set for herself in her 20’s

20 Goals every Woman should set for herself in her 20’s

I think once I hit 25, it was like I just became more ~aware~ of my age. Maybe 25 is that magic number where you suddenly start counting differently? Like, you’re halfway over the hump…

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Let’s talk about Cancer.

Let’s talk about Cancer.

*Sponsored by Genentech* This post is a bit *different* from the usual around here in that it’s about a much more serious, sobering topic: cancer. Specifically, breast cancer. Not that we ever shy away from…

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5 Favorite Cozy Starbucks Fall Drinks (that aren’t a Pumpkin Spice Latte)

5 Favorite Cozy Starbucks Fall Drinks (that aren’t a Pumpkin Spice Latte)

Happy HUMP! If you need a little kick to get over this week’s humpday hurdle, this is the right post for you! ๐Ÿ˜‰ย I blogged 5 of my favorite refreshing Starbucks drinks back in summer and…

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9 Tips for Completing a No-Spend Challenge

9 Tips for Completing a No-Spend Challenge

#RealTalk – I’m not always the best with money. Rather, I’m not always the best with tracking money. If you need someone to spend your money, I’m your girl. ๐Ÿ˜‰ But really, my mindset used…

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8 Habits of People with Good Credit Scores

8 Habits of People with Good Credit Scores

You guys loveloveLOVED last month’s post on money tips from millionaires, so I wanted to kick it up a notch by bringing it down more on the level of us everyday folks. ๐Ÿ˜‰ We might…

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25 Money Tips that Millionaires Swear By

25 Money Tips that Millionaires Swear By

Statistically speaking, 30% of folks rely on Google for financial advice, but half of Americans live paycheck-to-paycheck (statistic via Lexington Law). Friends, not sure about you, but I think this is CRAZY. I’m no money…

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6 Essential Money Questions to Ask your Partner

6 Essential Money Questions to Ask your Partner

Happy hump day, friends! One of the last โ€œrelationshipโ€ themed posts on CUR was about important conversations to have with your significant other before things get, well, serious. Serious in the relationship, and also serious…

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My 15 Best Amazon Purchases of 2019 (Thus Far)

My 15 Best Amazon Purchases of 2019 (Thus Far)

Amazon is my BFF. Maybe that’s apparent by now, especially if you’ve been hanging out here for more than a hot sec. But really…nothing beats Amazon. Between the fact that you’ve got free 2-day shipping…

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My Favorites + Best Things on Netflix Right Now (Updated Monthly!)

My Favorites + Best Things on Netflix Right Now (Updated Monthly!)

You know the feeling…it’s Friday night, and you’re good and ready for some Netflix + chill. …literally, Netflix and chilling. ๐Ÿ˜‰ But ain’t nobody got time to spend endlessly scrolling without knowing if it’s worth…

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30 Mother’s Day Gift Ideas (from a First-time Mom!)

30 Mother’s Day Gift Ideas (from a First-time Mom!)

Mother’s Day is riiiiiiight around the corner – how the heck did that happen?! This Mother’s Day is especially sentimental to me since it’s my first as a mom myself, which makes me all teary-eyed…

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Homemade Starbucks Medicine Ball Tea (80% LESS SUGAR)

Homemade Starbucks Medicine Ball Tea (80% LESS SUGAR)

This is my second time writing this post. Because I had it fully done before, and then my computer up and restarted, erasing the entire thing. Obviously, Satan doesn’t want you knowing this homemade Starbucks…

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10 Ways we’ve been Babyproofing our House

10 Ways we’ve been Babyproofing our House

TGIF, friends! There’s still snow on ground in Philly, but I’m convinced sprring is right around the corner – namely because Daylight Savings us happenings this weekend, so springing ahead HAS to mean sunshine +…

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Our Must-Have Baby Things (+ what we didn’t use…)

Our Must-Have Baby Things (+ what we didn’t use…)

This post is so ironic. Namely because it was supposed to be up, oh, a good 9 hours ago? HA. Newborn life, I’ll tell ya. It’s been comical because one of the most requested thing…

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19 Ways to Get More Organized in 2019

19 Ways to Get More Organized in 2019

One of THE most popular requests from you for funky fresh 2019 content was on getting ~organized~. And, I mean…I don’t blame ya. Everyone and her mom is binging Marie Kondo on Netflix right about…

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