Simple. Not Easy.

Simple. Not Easy.

It baffles me that so many fail to achieve success in multiple areas. The fit poor guy. The rich fat guy. The smart awkward guy. The charming dumb guy. Mix and match as you like. Why can’t we have it all? I certainly don’t have it all. And for the most…continue reading →
It’s Already Been Done. Copy It.

It’s Already Been Done. Copy It.

Your dreams are probably not original. Almost everything you want to accomplish has already been done by someone else. Want to climb Mount Everest? Run a marathon? Bicycle across America? Earn a PhD? Make $1,000,000 per year? You can do it! Because it’s already been done. All you have to do…continue reading →
Treating Yourself: When To Splurge

Treating Yourself: When To Splurge

I’ve been called both frugal and cheap! Frugal is complementary meaning, “sparing or economical with regard to money or food” according to the dictionary. However, when you think of a cheap person you think of someone who is stingy with their money and is always pinching-pennies for every purchase. That…continue reading →
The Mall is Mostly Awful

The Mall is Mostly Awful

Most Saturdays the wife and I are so tired from the hectic work week that we lounge around the house all day. What a great way to save money: Do nothing! However after a few discussions and observations we have come to the conclusion that penny pinching all the time…continue reading →