When I was growing up in Boston I got into a fight with a friend from Connecticut because I said my favorite food was chicken palm (palm because the chicken is the size of your palm) and she said no it's parm, P-A-R-M. Her Mom heard us bickering and came over and said to me "honey, it's PARM, short for PARMESAN." ---whattttt--- I felt like my whole life was a lie up until that point because PALM is exactly … [Read more...] about 15 People Who Retired In Their Twenties and Thirties
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This post was inspired by Joshua Sheat's Radical Personal Finance podcast episode. In the episode Joshua talked about how he faced a crossroads a few years ago. He could continue working in financial services and saving aggressively towards financial independence...or, he could quit his job and start building the life he wanted at that very moment. If you have no idea what Financial Independence (or … [Read more...] about Why Wait Until You’re Financially Independent to Live Like It?
I sold my car exactly one year ago and don't own another car. This post shows the 'after' picture one year out from selling my car. But First, Here is the Scoop on My Old Car Why I Bought The Car I bought it during a crazy lifestyle inflation run in 2014 when I started making good money and thought I was doing what I was supposed to do (buying a bunch of stuff … [Read more...] about Reflecting on One Year Without a Car
We attended a wedding in Colorado and decided to tack on a ski trip to Telluride and Aspen before the wedding. This trip report covers our time in the beautiful mountain town of Telluride. How to Get to Telluride We used United points to fly nonstop to the Montrose airport (MTJ), which is about one hour and thirty minutes outside Telluride. We took the Telluride Express shuttle from the airport which … [Read more...] about Telluride Trip Report – Ski Vacation in Telluride
March was another great month for side hustle income. I brought in nearly $1500 in March ($1498.61 to be exact). I brought in roughly the same amount in February. My revenue sources were blogging income, 1x1 coaching income, and physical product sales. Below I break down my income streams by category in more detail. Blogging Income - $1317.61 Blogging is my main source … [Read more...] about March Side Income Report – $1498.61