Author - Krystal Kleidon

Krystal is a Wife, Mama, Author, Paramedic, Coffee Lover and an all-round bunch of awkward. She can be found spending time with her super cute family or geeking out over the latest Marvel movie. Her goal in life is to empower women and she does so with her sites Hello Brazen, Project Hot Mess and The Empowered Mama Project.
We all love a good TED Talk to get us thinking and these TED Talks about mental health certainly do just that. Take some time to watch and learn about mental health, the stigmas, and what role mental health plays in your life.

9 Of The Best TED Talks About Mental Health

TED Talks are great – they’re inspirational, moving, and memorable. You can find TED Talks on almost any subject, including mental health. Hearing a person talk about their own mental health struggles can leave more of an impact than simply reading...

It's easy to make mistakes when you start paying off debt, but these can stop you from achieving your financial goals. Stop making these big mistakes today.

The Biggest Mistakes You’re Making When Paying Off Debt

When you decide you want to start eliminating your debt (as in getting rid of it completely, not just paying it off), it is easy to become overwhelmed. Whether you’re in a little debt or a lot, it can be difficult to see how you’re going...

So you've decided you want to get out of debt, but you have no idea where to start or what you're supposed to do? Here are the things you must do if you want to get out of debt and achieve your financial goals.

7 Things You Must Do To Get Out Of Debt

When you make the decision to get out of debt, it can be a little overwhelming to know where to start. It’s not enough to simply say that you want to be debt free, you have to take action too, and to be honest, it might make you a little...

There are simple behaviours and habits you may have that are actually keeping you in debt without you even realising. Are any of these holding you back?

8 Things You’re Doing That Are Keeping You In Debt

Ever get that feeling that you’re just drowning in debt and you don’t know how to get out of it? Or feel like you just seem to keep paying off debt, and paying off debt and you’re just getting nowhere? You’re not alone...

It can be hard to determine if you need an emergency fund before you pay off debt. Both ways have benefits, but this is which one you should choose and why.

Do You Need An Emergency Fund Before You Pay Off Debt?

Whenever I hear people talking about their emergency fund, it always ends up with the same question: do you need an emergency fund before you pay off debt? After all, we say time and time again how important it is for you to focus on paying down...

While you may not want to spend your twenties saving for a downpayment on a house (and that's totally okay) there are some financial habits to start in your twenties you should consider, in order to set yourself up for financial success. and to really understand your personal finances.

6 Healthy Financial Habits To Start In Your 20s

Feeling like your twenties is a time when you’re not quite in that ‘adult’ mode yet, and you laugh with your friends over how broke you are by the end of the weekend? This is not how your twenties are meant to be. In...

Are you sick of feeling like you can't get on top of your credit cards? You might be making these big credit card mistakes, so here's how you can fix them.

5 Big Credit Card Mistakes You Could Be Making

Oh, beautiful credit card… I have to admit, I have a bit of a love/hate relationship with my credit card. Yup, I have one. Despite so many finance guru’s saying you shouldn’t have one… I tend to go against the traditional...

We all know we should be saving money, but do you know what you should be saving money for? These are the top things to add to your budget and start saving!

5 Things You Should Be Saving Money For

You know you should be saving money… but when you stop to think about it, you start wondering, what on earth is it that you’re saving money for? After all, isn’t it better to enjoy your money now? You can’t take it with you...