It’s been exactly two months since the LA mayor mandated that we Angelenos must give up our large gatherings, brunches, and date nights at the Arclight movie theater. Even though I’d been working from home for the last year or so, the safer-at-home orders still hit me hard, as it did pretty much everyone. There’s […]The post All The Things I Actually Don’t Miss From Life Before Quarantine appeared first on The Financial Diet.
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As someone who built a career from a love of clothing and shopping, I truly enjoy the process of sifting through clothing racks to find a perfect new piece to add to my closet. The feel of the fabric on my skin, the excitement when I find a great deal in my size, the smell […] The post The Best Budget Alternatives To Luxe Clothing Brands, According To A Stylist appeared first on The Financial Diet.
Shortly after the stay-at-home order went into effect, my husband was suddenly out of a job. We went from being a dual-income household, bringing in more than enough to cover our monthly expenses, to struggling to figure out where our money should go. Times have changed our situation quite quickly, and with the pandemic at […] The post How My Partner And I Are Making Ends Meet On a Single Income appeared first on The Financial Diet.
As I write this, I am propped up in my bed next to my small, fuzzy dog, who is comically laid under a blanket with her head poking out like a human. It’s cold and misty outside, and the window is open just a few inches, which makes the room pleasantly cool and being under […] The post PSA: Staying Home Is A Privilege appeared first on The Financial Diet.
While the COVID-19 pandemic is challenging to say the least, it presents an opportunity for communities to come together. Many companies are offering their resources for free in the midst of this crisis. For example, T-Mobile will provide customers on any of their data plans with unlimited smartphone data for the next 60 days and […] The post 5 Ways To Meaningfully Give Back When You Feel Helpless During The Coronavirus Pandemic appeared first on The Financial Diet.