I was listening to The Millennial Money Minutes Podcast the other day - specifically the interview with J. Money. For those of you who don’t know - J has been blogging FOREVER. (OK, only nine years but that is super old in personal finance blog years). This means that J has seen the coming and going of many personal finance blogs. Not All of Us Make It If you haven’t noticed, not all … [Read more...] about The Evolution of a Personal Finance Blogger
I'm a conference person. In fact, they're my jam. There is nothing more exciting than finding a bunch of people who all have the same passion for a subject that I do. We can spitball ideas, learn from each other, and more importantly, build our motivation to reach the next level. The Lola Retreat for Bold Women When I heard that Melanie of Dear Debt and Emma of EmmaLincoln.com were hosting a "bold … [Read more...] about How Do You Know If A Conference Is Worth The Money?
This section of the Northern California and Southern Oregon coast is so beautiful, it’s ridiculous. If you’re thinking about doing a road trip soon - consider this one. Our Road Trip Along the California and Southern Oregon Coast My husband and I actually did this road trip as part of our honeymoon. We got married in December and did this portion of the trip between Christmas and New … [Read more...] about Northern California and Southern Oregon Coast Road Trip
Hey guys, it's time for my February side hustle report! I made $1501 of extra income in February - not too shabby. Why Do I Share My Side Hustle Income? One of my goals for 2017 is to increase my side hustle income. I'm trying to save for early retirement and it can't hurt to have a few extra dollars coming in each month. Plus, I'm a total nerd and I actually find this stuff … [Read more...] about February Side Income Report – $1501
I listened to an AWESOME episode of the Afford Anything podcast today. Take Radical Responsibility For Your Life - A Breakfast Chat with 26-Year-Old Millionaire Emma Pattee Paula and Emma completely articulated a thought I've had but just couldn't put into words. The thought is that you'll get the results you want when you take radical responsibility for your role in those results. I had never … [Read more...] about Haters, Stop The Excuses And Start Taking Radical Responsibility For Your Life
Due to our lack of vacation days, My husband and I took our honeymoon during the Christmas holiday week. We spent Christmas in Paso Robles, CA and then spent New Years in Portland, OR. I've already written a trip report about the top things to do in Portland. This trip report is about the time we spent in Paso Robles. For those of you who read my blog for the early retirement content - sorry, … [Read more...] about Where to Stay and What to Do in Paso Robles – Trip Report