Snuffing the FIRE To Live Life

Snuffing the FIRE To Live Life

Snuffing The FIRE To Live Life What kind of person changes life ideologies with the wind? Apparently, I do! I Caught On FIRE About a year ago, I became acquainted with the term FIRE– Financial Independence Retire Early.  Folks on the FIRE path save and invest...
My Top 5 Money Moves

My Top 5 Money Moves

While I am now in a financial position to live a life that I can be proud of and content with, I have many money skeletons in my closet. It took me several years to recover from the stupid financial moves that I made in my teens and twenties. Even though time eroded...
My Top 5 Money Mess Ups

My Top 5 Money Mess Ups

My Top 5 Money Mess Ups Today, I am fortunate enough to own a lakeside home and to be able to work part time from my house. But I was not always in this favorable of a position… As a young adult, I set myself back years financially. I should have been building a...
The Week of the Pelican

The Week of the Pelican

I find myself blessed daily and continuously amazed by the natural wonders I see living on a lake. This week, we were visited by a large group of feathered, white migrants– pelicans. This is the second full year that I have been in my home. I am starting to see...
I Tried To Quit My Job

I Tried To Quit My Job

I tried to quit my job.  I really did. I recently gave my notice. My time was finally here. I was going to have A LOT more flexibility in my life.  This was what I had been dreaming about for the longest time. The thought was… I’ll do a great job during...