Krystal Granzow

Introduced as Krystal "with a K" by her son, she's a mom of two and wife to the man who probably works on every elevator ridden in the Hub City. This "retired" educator continues to advocate for ALL kids believing that ALL kids can (and will) learn. She's a published author, Texas native, Jesus loving, financial coachin' ("Dave" Ramsey Preferred), lifetime learning, podcast preachin', work-at-home mom who loves this Lubbock community. You can find her on Instagram @KrystalGranzow, on her website www.KrystalGranzow.com, or co-hosting and producing @MomsintheHubPodcast (streaming wherever you get your podcasts). Favorite Restaurant: Orlando's Favorite Landmark: Nick's Shaved Ice Paradise Favorite Lubbock Tradition: Hub City BBQ Cook-off

17 Fridays Until Christmas

That's right. You only have 17 Fridays until Christmas. So what does this mean for the family and finances? It means it's time to create a plan.    How much did you and your family spend...

Control Freak

My life is not about control—surprise surprise. As a mother, I want to manage all of the controllable and uncontrollable experiences my children will have based on my life experiences and possibly my family's...

Enjoy the Dream

Stress has overwhelmed me for far too long—specifically, stress about spending more time with my children. Anxiety has me trapped because, in reality, I am spending time with my kids. Fear has plagued me....

Cooking with Krystal

My experience with cooking isn't as southern as I'd like. I can remember making the basics like "candy," homemade biscuits (or so I thought they were homemade), and scrambled eggs with my Grandma growing...

Financial Survival Mode

I would like to assume that most of us have been raised to not spend more than we make and to save for a "rainy day." All of which, of course, we probably do...

Dear Administrators,

  Like many moms in America, I’ve been watching the Gabriel Fernandez Netflix doc. I’ll admit, I stayed away from it for a while because my hormones aren’t in the right place for what I...