I like to set fitness goals for myself. In the first quarter, my goal was to run a half marathon which I did on March 31st. Now it's time for a new goal and in the second quarter, I'm going to focus on strength training. I'll see how much I can increase my push-up and pull-up maximum repititions before the end of the quarter. This is part of an overall mission to get in … [Read more...] about Strength Training Update #1: Two Weeks In
Last week was the one year anniversary of leaving my job. It's been an interesting and mostly good year, but it took me longer than I thought to find my groove. And who am I kidding? While I'm much better adjusted now than I was one year ago, I'm still finding my way... If you love life, don't waste time, for time is what life is made up of. -Bruce Lee The … [Read more...] about I Set FIRE To My Life One Year Ago. Here’s How It’s Going.
Not me! I am not death. I am not the destroyer of worlds. Perhaps I am the destroyer of words because of my sometimes atrocious writing. Come on now, it's not that bad, is it? Anyway, the title of this post comes from a quote from J. Robert Oppenheimer who uttered it after the first nuclear bomb test. Oppenheimer's words have been on my mind because last Saturday, I visited … [Read more...] about Now I Am Become Death, The Destroyer Of Worlds
Today's guest post is from Shawn over at Freedom 33. He left his native Canada for Mexico and now spends his time surfing, taking photos and exploring. Not a bad life. And Shawn's story strikes a chord with me. While I have no plans to move now, after our girls leave the house, all bets are off. I've always loved the ocean, but living anywhere near it in the United States is … [Read more...] about The American Dream (in Mexico?)
We asked about the worst financial advice recently and got some great (or not) answers. The next question to ask is about the best financial advice. So obvious, I know. But I'm tired and when I'm sleep deprived, my creativity suffers. Before we get to that, we must get to the worst financial advice. Brace yourselves. Worst Advice There is a lot of bad advice out there. … [Read more...] about Ask The Readers: Best Financial Advice?