Tips for writing a book.

5 Steps to Writing Your First Book

In the last year, I've written two books and in April 2020 I plan to start writing my third. While it has taken me years to build up the confidence to write a book, it's now one of my favorite creative outlets and passive income sources. If…
Extra incomes ideas you can do from home.

5 Income Streams I Built From Home

While I talk a lot about ways to save money on my blog and podcast, I figured now would be a good time to talk about the creative ways I've managed to earn more as well. Wanting to grow my income came about as soon as I became a homeowner.…
How to find the best flight deals. Top websites for finding flight deals.

My Go-To Websites for Finding the Best Flight Deals

Are you tired of wasting time searching for inaccurate or overpriced flight deals? As a financially savvy traveler, I’m obsessed with travel deals but I know that not all "cheap flights" are worthy of your hard-earned money. That's why it’s…
Top Savvy Travelers you should follow to learn how to travel the world.

8 Savvy Travelers Who Will Inspire You To Travel the World

As a financially savvy traveler, I enjoy finding creative ways to travel the world while tackling all of my other financial obligations. While many people choose to let their finances hold them back, I strongly believe that if you're creative…
Things to see in Key Largo, Key West

Remarkable Experiences You Can Only Have in Key Largo

Key Largo, Florida is the perfect destination for a weekend getaway, wedding, or family vacation. Since this Key West town offers an array of activities, I have teamed up with Hotels.com to highlight things to do in Key Largo that you can only…
Affording Travel Book by Danielle Desir

Announcing My New Book “Affording Travel”

If you would have told me five years ago that I'd be the author of two books, I would have asked you if you were joking. Five years ago, I started this blog with limiting beliefs. Although I did not see myself as a writer, I had a lot to say…
Iceland budget breakdown for how much Iceland really costs for 4 days.

4 Day Iceland Budget Breakdown: How Much Does a Trip to Iceland Cost?

How much does a trip to Iceland cost? Figuring out your Iceland travel budget can be a grueling task so I want to make this process as painless as possible for you by helping you set realistic spending expectations for your upcoming…
How much does a trip to China cost?

How Much Does a 10 Day Trip to China Cost?

If you've followed my affordable travel finance blog for a while, you know that sharing how much I spend on trips around the world is one of my favorite things to do. If this is your first time visiting my blog, welcome! You probably stumbled…
Spring Break in Tampa Things to Do

5 Reasons to Spring Break in Tampa

If you need a break, Tampa, Florida is the place for you. Spring Break in Tampa offers warm weather, beautiful beaches, fresh seafood, the great outdoors, and more. Home of Clearwater Beach, which was named the number one beach in the United…
Winter trips for solo black women travel

Best Winter Destinations for Black Female Solo Travelers

As black travelers, there are a lot of things to consider when traveling solo. In addition to safety, we want to travel to destinations where we will feel comfortable and welcome. Now more than ever, black travelers are sharing their travel…
5 Reasons to Plan a Girl's Trip to Miami

5 Reasons to Plan a Girl’s Trip to Miami

Whether it’s the thick of winter or summer, it’s always a great time to go on a girl’s trip. Not sure where to go? After traveling with my best friends to destinations like Bermuda, Italy, Croatia and Iceland, Hotels.com asked me to share…
Tips for booking cheap flights with CheapOair.

Tips for Booking CheapOair Flights

Finding ways to travel the world for less without sacrificing comfort or missing out on incredible travel experiences is one of the things I enjoy discussing here on the blog and my affordable travel finance podcast - The Thought Card Podcast.…