I traveled to Copenhagen, Denmark and southern Sweden this past October because I found round trip airfare from Dallas for under $400 and travel hacked free hotels so why not travel. I didn’t need to go or really know what was there other then I figured I’d see some cool Viking relics. But, the days … Continue reading Hygge- Your Next Relaxation Technique
It’s true I hate every bill I have. I hate paying for water, sewer, electricity, property taxes, mortgage, various insurances, cell phones, medical, dental, and any other bills that may come my way. I always pay the bills on time and have a credit score that stays over 800 because I’m so diligent in my … Continue reading I Hate Bills
My family has lived off my one salary for 13 years now and it has ranged between $18,000 the first year to $60,000 the last few years. We have always paid all our bills on time, had healthcare, life insurance, 2 cars, paid into retirement accounts, and took vacations. We always lived below our means … Continue reading The Power of Two Salaries
Most people get their first bit of financial stress from their college debt. They did what society told them to do; they got good grades, went to college, and graduated with a degree. They were promised a great middle class life on completion, but they were not told how to do this the correct way … Continue reading Free College!!
I was reading Tim Ferriss’s “Morning Journal Routine” in Tools of Titans, and he mentioned he was taming his monkey mind. His mind tends to be so full of random things that is just goes monkey nuts sometimes and is everywhere and nowhere at once. Tim’s journaling helps get his mind on track to focus … Continue reading Taming the Monkey Mind
With holidays, birthdays, anniversaries, President’s Day sales we can sometimes forget that having things is a lot of work. We always want new things, and then we later regret that we own those things, because we feel controlled by owning those items. So here is a story I have were something I owned began to … Continue reading The Things You Own May Own You
Most readers like to know what is inspiring this person to write and how did they get their philosophies. So, I decided to share the top 5 books that I keep on my shelf and reread passages and chapters from on a regular basis. I will list them in order of when I found them … Continue reading Books That Inspire Me