A Day In The (Hopeful) Life: My Ideal Day

With the chaos, planning, and excitement of our wedding now (sadly) in the past, Kristin and I are now back in our routine. Wake up, get ready for work, go to work, come home from work, dinner, hang out, sleep. The days have been long and largely filled with work and related activities. Long, sometimes […]

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Why We Rarely Fight About Money

Marriage and money is a complex set of topics. Financial issues are frequently cited as one of the most common reasons for divorce. In a healthy marriage it’s not uncommon to have some disagreements. What’s important, however, is how you handle those disagreements and work through them as a couple. Kristin and I rarely fight […]

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Is Traditional Full Time Employment Overrated?

This is the age of millennials pursuing financial independence and the digital nomad lifestyle (even if I am not). More than ever, the younger generation is bucking the trend of finding a company to work at for 45 years. What worked for our parents’ generation just doesn’t cut it anymore.  Is full time employment overrated? […]

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What’s Going On in the Blogosphere: Episode 1

I’m starting something new this weekend: each week I’m going to try to put together a list of 3-5 great blog posts I’ve read from other personal finance bloggers. These posts are a collection of things I find interesting and thought-provoking, and if you like the content I’m posting I’d encourage you to check out some of […]

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I Don’t Want To Be a Digital Nomad

It seems that becoming a digital nomad is all the rage these days. For those unfamiliar with the term, a digital nomad is one who tends to live and work remotely. They aren’t tied down to being in a single location for work, which gives them the flexibility to travel often. Many people who identify […]

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Post-Wedding Blues and The Long Journey

On an airplane to our mini-moon!

First off, I want to apologize for not having written in a few days. It turns out getting married is both awesome and exhausting. We needed some quality R&R time, and now unfortunately we’re in the “post-wedding blues” phase of life. Altogether, we had been planning our wedding for over a year. We hired a […]

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