Category Archives: Financial Therapy Method

How to Make a Great Money Decision: The 3 Pots Method



Pssst … you’re in for a sneak peek treat! This article is adapted from the rough-and-uncut manuscript of my upcoming book, The Art of Money: A Life-Changing Guide to Financial Happiness (Coming out Spring 2016). We’re currently in an intensive editing process with my fairytale-perfect publisher, Parallax.

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It’s Never Just About the Money



Dear Community,

Exhausted and reverent, we lugged those three, precious paper bags through the parking lot to our little car. Forest and I had only been dating a short while, and were living in Sebastopol, California. Despite earning only a modest income, we both valued high-quality organic food so much, we made a weekly pilgrimage to Whole Foods.

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How to solve your money koans.


Money koan.

It’s a phrase I’ve used for a while in the community of my year-long Art of Money program. When I see someone in a hard spot around money, I tell them I see their struggles as being their current money koan.…

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