4 Ways to Bust Out of Your Money Comfort Zone

getting out of your money comfort zone

Admittedly, old habits can seem hard to break. When you get into your own daily routines, you tend to wander along through your days without changing too much. This is because routine is comfortable and change is tends to feel very uncomfortable.

When it comes to money, people get set in their ways with how they do things just like we do in other areas of our lives. We pay our bills, put money into savings (ideally) or we avoid our bills and over-spend; everyday waking up and going to work so we can keep our lives moving.

Many times, when we have never-ending debts we tend to shrink away from our obligations because they feel so overwhelming. I know I was stuck in the cycle of doing just the bare-minimum to keep my head about water but when I started to make itty-bitty jolts of progress or when I had money in my pockets it felt weird. I was so used to being broke and struggling that having things go any other way were super forgein. I had to re-train my brain to get more and more comfortable with the idea of things not being how they historically had been. Who would’ve guessed that as terrible as being in debt felt that having money in my account would feel strange too.

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Pumpkin Spice Cupcakes with Browned Butter Cinnamon Buttercream

pumpkin spice cupcakes with browned butter cinnamon buttercream frosting

We’ve gotten hit with a blizzard and when it’s cold outside I like to go on walks and bake because baking makes the house warm and everything is better with buttercream. Seriously, if in doubt, add buttercream.

We bundled up and went on our artic walk so now it’s time to focus on the baking! :D This buttercream recipe will have you wanting to eat straight spoonfuls of it!

pumpkin spice cupcakes with browned butter cinnamon buttercream frosting

Kinda-Homemade Pumpkin Spice Cupcakes with Browned Butter Cinnamon Buttercream Frosting…

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Don’t Underestimate Your Capacity for Change

don't underestimate your capacity for change

“People underestimate their capacity for change. There is never a right time to do a difficult thing.”

Well said, Mr. Porter. So, whatcha’ waiting for;)? Change your life already!

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