Category Archives: Something Completely Different

Sappy Happy Lazy Picture Edition

I’m taking the week off from the blog (Translation: I’m on vacation and too lazy to write posts). Instead, I’ll update you on my life with some some nice pictures. The girl’s playhouse is almost done! Next year, I’ll do the zipline and Komodo … Continue reading

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My Philosophy on Money

Someone asked me this recently: What is your philosophy on money? “Oh, that’s easy!” I said. And then it wasn’t so easy. I thought about the question for a while and couldn’t come up with anything. No big deal; sometimes it … Continue reading

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The Curious and Profitable Side Effects of my Passion

I started this blog for one main reason: I love to write I even contemplated studied journalism in college. I ended up going with biology and chemistry, but never lost my love for writing. I found a way to write 20 … Continue reading

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Lewd Dudes, Crude Haikus and a Ballyhooed Jimmy C Rendezvous

Last Monday, I announced a contest. The prize was The Simple Path to Wealth book by my buddy, Jimmy C. Time to announce the winners. Lewd Dudes Last week, I mentioned that I’d give away copies of Jim’s book. All you had … Continue reading

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Me and Jimmy C (and a contest!)

Ask the Readers will return in a couple of weeks. In the meantime, brace yourself for a wild ride. I’ll be discussing stock picks, performing a song with Mrs. 1500, telling you why I love Jim Collins’ new book and … Continue reading

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LIfe Update

Life has been going by too fast lately. It’s because we’ve been really busy. It’s almost time to slow it down though… One family ritual we have is to take a long walk after dinner. A couple weeks ago on a … Continue reading

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My Psychiatric Evaluation with Physician on Fire

The Physician on Fire (PoF) participated in my 10 Questions feature a couple weeks ago. HIs answers were pretty great, so go read them if you haven’t already. The PoF then asked me if I’d be willing to answer some … Continue reading

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Random Crap

You know you’re reading quality, high brow material with a title like Random Crap. I’m tired. When I’ve had little sleep, the very small amount of creativity that I usually have is gone. So, you get a post called Random … Continue reading

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The Joy of DIY

I’m taking a brief break from blogging while I finish one last home project. More on that in a moment. Want to retire early? One of my best tips is this: Do it yourself! Here are some things that I … Continue reading

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$1,120,000! FI!! (and a bad case of Sphenopalatine Ganglioneuralgia)

All the rusted signs we ignore throughout our lives, Choosing the shiny ones instead. –Thumbing my Way, Pearl Jam   $1,120,000! Whoah, last week was interesting. If you’ve been paying close attention, you know that I made my goal*,**: And … Continue reading

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