Karell Roxas

Karell Roxas
Why You Need a Budget

Why You Need a Budget

I remember the first time I was introduced to budgeting. It was similar to the first time I met my husband: significant in hindsight but hardly memorable.

I was having a conversation with my best friend’s husband. He…

The RIGHT Way to Quit Your Job

The RIGHT Way to Quit Your Job

So you’ve done it. After what may have been weeks or months of sneaking out for job interviews and sending follow-up emails to the hiring manager with witty yet professional responses, you’ve gone and gotten yourself a…

What It’s Like to Be Poor

What It’s Like to Be Poor

When I was young, my situation didn’t feel that different from other people’s. We lived in a house in the ’burbs, with a backyard and a fence — just like everyone else. It was only…

Unique, Fun, and Creative Office Supplies & Decor

Unique, Fun, and Creative Office Supplies & Decor

Think about your work space. Is it cluttered? Minimalist? Full of personal objects, or mostly utilitarian? More importantly, does it inspire or depress you?

Your work environment can have a huge effect on your psyche, both in terms of happiness…

Funny Art for Your Office

Funny Art for Your Office

We’ve become a motivation-obsessed world, with Instagram, Facebook, and Pinterest brimming with can-do quotes and quasi-inspiring idioms (yes, we’re guilty too). But some days not even a cat telling you to hang in there will…

The Best Money Advice From Powerful Women

The Best Money Advice From Powerful Women

We asked powerful women across a diverse range of industries — from the president of a nonprofit to the CEO of a fashion company — just one question: What’s one piece of financial advice you’d give women for 2015? Here…

How to Stock Your Bar on a Budget

How to Stock Your Bar on a Budget

We’re in the full holiday swing, and while some might rent out posh venues for blowout fêtes, or arrange tasting menus at chichi restaurants, there’s no need to drop serious dough to celebrate.

Instead, have friends and…

Affordable Art: 50 Prints Under $50

Affordable Art: 50 Prints Under $50

 

See those bare walls in your home or office? They’re screaming: Decorate me! I am so sad.

One of the best things about our hyperconnected world is that it gives us a chance to discover people, products…

Your Guide to Unconventional Gift Giving

Your Guide to Unconventional Gift Giving

I admit, I go a special kind of crazy when it comes to the holidays. I adore giving presents — one might even say it borders on obsession. I keep lists year round of things I think people will appreciate…