Life Lessons from Monopoly

Monopoly taught some great life lessons

Growing up, we used to play a fair amount of board games. I love board games for a number of reasons – a topic I’ll touch on later this year. They were great times to bond as a family, even if I lost more than I won. One of our favorites was Monopoly. Pretty much […]

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Find Your Why

I found my why in London

Making big life changes can be scary. Often they push us to feel uncomfortable. In this discomfort – or even in the anticipation of it – we have two choices. We can either push through and follow these life changes, or we can decide to turn back around and follow the easier path. Familiarity is […]

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How We Dropped 35lbs For Our Wedding

When Kristin and I were looking at ourselves earlier this year, we realized that we needed to make a change. We switched up our diet, and started eating much healthier. I’ve written a little bit about it here before, but if you want a better story, check out my recent feature on Picky Pinchers blog. […]

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Time is Your Best Ally

Time is your best ally when it comes to investing

When it comes to investing, lots of beginners just don’t know where to start. That can be a problem, because instilling bad habits from the onset means that changing them down the road is more painful. And it means that going the easy route while you’re young can make for a more challenging future. After […]

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I Hate Starter Homes

When did it become uncool for a start home to be a forever home?

You know what really grinds my gears? Starter homes. Those “2 bedroom 1 bathroom homes perfect for starting a family!” It’s not that these houses are inherently bad. There’s nothing especially repulsive about them. And it’s not the house itself that I hate. It’s the term. This subliminal marketing that says “Eh, it’s a nice […]

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