I didn't know what to expect when I started blogging. I just did it because I enjoyed writing and wanted to keep myself publicly accountable. The most fun part though has been meeting like-minded folks from all over the world. As the blog has grown, my circle of friends has grown too. And it is good. Biking and Beering Mrs. 1500 and I met up with the Penny Planters … [Read more...] about Friday Gratitude: Bikes and Beer
I have nothing in common with the typical person. I drew this beautiful chart to help explain: I fully acknowledge that I'm a weirdo and I'm completely cool with it. The other like-minded weirdos that I do manage to find are some of the best people that I know. If I had it my way, I'd put all of the Kardashian watchers on one side of the world and all of us weirdos on … [Read more...] about FrugalWoodstock: Fact or Fiction?
Like many financial independence (FI) bloggers, I consider myself to be an introvert. Meeting people for the first or second or eighth time can often be an awkward experience. This was a problem for me most of my life, but recently I figured out what the issue is. I find that I just don't have a lot in common with most people. If all you want to talk about is sports, TV … [Read more...] about Guest posting on Frugalwoods: Frugal friends and where to find them