2018 In Review; 2019 Here We Go


I love the introspective nature of the New Year. I wish everyone talked about their goals and aspirations all the time. It’s my natural state. I'm going to outline my 2018 and then set some audacious goals for 2019 ! Turns out, I’m very lucky to have what and who I have in my life. You can check out my year review // goals from last year.


  • My friends helped me ring in my 29th year at my rowdy Ego’s karaoke party

  • I traveled! (Breckenridge, NYC, Park City, Santa Fe, Albuquerque, Belize, Hawaii, New Orleans, Destin)

  • I bought and renovated my dream home

  • Through partnerships and creativity, I bought a duplex, a triplex, a single family home, an empty lot and a commercial space

  • I watched my little sister graduate from high school and thrive in her first semester of college in Colorado

  • I switched real estate brokerages to join my girl, Kristina and to merge our businesses

  • I helped 20 people buy homes

  • I grew my network of incredible, hardworking women

  • I retired from teaching, pursuing real estate full time

  • I moved to the Holly neighborhood of Austin, where I can walk to the lake

  • My relationship with Alan is stronger and better than ever

  • My mom and Shanna moved to Austin and I love having them close - they are also greatly improving the Gonzales property


  • I will throw a wild 30th birthday party with a maximum number of friends & family

  • I will cut time on my phone by 50%

  • I will hire someone to clean my house twice a month

  • I will attend a yoga class 3 times per week, at least

  • I will successfully merge my real estate business with Kristina’s

  • Kristina and I will host community events at our new space

  • I will double my sales from 2018

  • I will allow myself to relax without guilt

  • Student loans and renovation debt balance zero by Dec 2019

  • I will build my dream closet

  • I will travel ! (San Diego, New Zealand, NYC, New Orleans, Europe, ETC)

  • Work toward being able to travel for extended time in 2020

  • I will landscape my front yard

  • I will post to my blog more regularly !!

I’ll keep these updated throughout the year! Thanks for reading, yall. I do promise to be more reliable with my writing!