Personal safety is a big deal – especially if you have young kids. Our family is about to head off for a year-long adventure to a whole different continent. And that means a whole different type of risks to our personal safety.
I finally dropped the bomb last week: 5 weeks notice to my employer before we head on our year-long journey to South America. (Surprise, Surprise!). What a load off my shoulders that was! There is no longer any need for pretenses.
I am a complete homeschool nubie. I’ve never been anywhere near it before. But, the more I look into it, the more it seems like an awesome opportunity for me and my kids. There are so many resources available these days,
What a ride! On April 15, we finished our 7-day bike ride across California with 100 5th graders and their parents. I’m happy it’s done (safely), but I already miss it too. What an experience! There’s something special about rolling for hours a day across beautiful countryside.
Think college is too expensive? Perhaps you’re not paying attention. No doubt, the sticker price of college is out of control. But, the people who pay full price must apparently enjoy watching money burn. With a little financial planning,
Paying as little taxes as legally possible is as American as Moms, Guns, and Apple Pies. If you follow this blog, you know that one of the easiest and best ways to reduce your taxes both now and in the future is to contribute as much as you possibly can to retirement accounts like 401ks,
There’s a certain satisfaction to leaving a job on your own terms. After years of being told what to do and how to do it, the tables are turned, for just a moment. I am now 2 weeks away from having that conversation once again.