Tag Archives: Freedom

Notes From the First Week of Freedom

I announced that I was done with formal work last Friday. I sent my laptop back on Monday of this week. I’m not at all sorry to see it go. It was a piece of crap that caused endless frustration. Good riddance! I … Continue reading

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10 Questions with The Happy Philosopher

This is the 75th edition of our guest post series called 10 Questions. It also will be one of the last. Everything must come to an end and 10 Questions will say ‘”Good bye!” near the end of 2016. If you’ve already … Continue reading

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Thursday Rant: One Week is Weak

I had an amazing and disturbing thought the other day. First, I must give you some background. Work, work and work As long as I can remember, I’ve always worked and worked hard. Before I was 14, I mowed lawns, … Continue reading

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Yo ho, yo ho, an FI life for me!

Colorado summers are pretty great. The climate is dry, so the humidity doesn’t overwhelm you. The other thing I enjoy are the huge temperature swings. Even if the mercury climbs to 100 on a cloudless afternoon in mid-July, it isn’t unusual for the … Continue reading

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Hitting the Open Road, 1500 Style

Today, I leave on a trip. I’m heading to lovely (even if it is super cold) Madison, Wisconsin to visit my sister for the weekend. On Monday, I’ll drive down to Chicago to test a new computer system that I … Continue reading

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