Camp Mustache 2016

Ever since I attended the Chautauqua last year, I’ve been ramping up my involvement in the FI community. I’ve interacted with a variety of people online through Reddit, Twitter and this blog. This includes but is not limited to a few Skype convos, emailing back and forth with various bloggers, and tweeting all the time. I’ve … Read more…

Monthly Status Report: May 2016

Why do I do a monthly status report? I find it best to do a monthly status report for a few rea­sons. It helps me eval­u­ate how I did the pre­vi­ous month. Did I hit a tar­get reduc­tion in spend­ing or did I go way over bud­get for a par­tic­u­lar cat­e­gory? Did I earn more? What was … Read more…

Rant n Rave: PEOPLE CAN’T F(#@*&G WALK & Camp Mustache

Rant: I just came back from a lovely weekend in St. Louis where I got to hang out with friends and watch the best baseball team on Earth play (the Cardinals, just in case you were confused at all). A bit of background: I’ve been a Cardinals fan since before I was aware of what … Read more…

Waiting, Waiting, and More Waiting

It seems like my life thus far has been nothing but waiting. Waiting for… …my 5th birthday so I could join my sister in the big kid’s room at preschool. …age 10 so I could get an adult library card and check out more than YA books. …elementary school to end so I could go … Read more…