Blogs and Casts


When The Carrot And Stick Aren’t Enough – Try This!
What is your financial “carrot”?  We are taught to set S.M.A.R.T goals in life. A SMART goal is specific, measurable,[...]
Giving From Your Heart & Head
The season of gratefulness and generosity is upon us.  Do you want to do your financial gift-giving with an intention[...]
Disasters, Difficulties, Diversions – Do Your Dollars Differently
Fires and floods have thrown up literal detours for navigating our valley over the past several summers.  In the same[...]
Your Finances – Strengthen, Stretch & Build Stamina
We live in a valley that values physical, mental and spiritual health.  We are fortunate to have access to a[...]
Why? Financial Curiosity Opens Doors
My granddaughter Zaylee is almost three and talking up a storm.  “Why?” tumbles out of her mouth like water flowing[...]


Episode 42 — How To See Beyond The Tip Of The Iceberg In Your Fall Season
What do icebergs have in common with your financial life? In this episode, Danielle Howard discusses how your financial life[...]
Episode 41 — The Decade Game® — With Carolyn Buck Luce
Creating a life by design, not by default, will help you to create your best decade. In this episode, Danielle[...]
Episode 40 — Preparing Your Finances for a Great 2020
As we now sit late into the fourth quarter, are you ready for 2020? Are there things you can do[...]
Episode 39 — How To Nurture Your Relationship With Money
Writing letters or emails is a great way to nurture relationships with friends and loved ones. Why not take the[...]
Episode 38 — Are You Making Emotionally Charged Financial Decisions?
Sometimes our emotions get in the way of making good financial decisions. In this episode, Danielle Howard talks about a[...]