Image of Sierra and Patty on her wedding day. Not discussing wedding budget.
Patricia Fox
  • 28 Nov 16
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Wedding Budget Update: Over Budget and Under Budget

The wedding budget update is complete! Sierra prepared a budget very soon after getting engaged and adjusted it regularly. Her vendors have been paid and she is settling into married life. I asked her how her budget looked post-wedding. Did you go over your wedding budget? Unfortunately, yes. I think we ended up spending closer […]
Wedding budget was successfully revised. Sierra and Steve on a dock at sunset on their wedding day.
PattyFox
  • 29 Oct 16
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Wedding Budget Revised – Splurges & Cost Cutting

The wedding budget has been revised many times. Sierra splurged on the items most important to her, and to them as a couple. That meant she had to engage in cost cutting measures to stay within budget. With just a few weeks before the wedding, Sierra describes their splurges and cost cutting. What wedding budget […]
Sierra makes a wedding budget. Bouquet by Monzies Floral.
PattyFox
  • 15 Oct 16
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How to Make a Wedding Budget as A Broke Millennial

Making a wedding budget was the very first thing Sierra did after she and Steve got engaged in January 2015. Initially, they talked about traveling to an island and getting married with a handful of family and friends in attendance. As her mother, I REALLY wanted to her to have a wedding but also wanted […]
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PattyFox
  • 1 Oct 16
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Welcome to Mother Daughter Money!

Mother Daughter Money was conceived in November 2015. I had become interested in financial therapy, behavioral economics, and personal finance. As I was walking one morning, I was thinking about how to add financial therapy and coaching services to my psychology practice. I was also thinking about conversations with Sierra as she was planning her […]