What I'm Reading

What I’m Reading

Adam Reading Leave a Comment

Long LONG week at work this time guys, so the list is relatively short. Hopefully back to our regularly scheduled posts and links next week. How a bee cured Lyme Disease (Mosaic) The Pentagons $10B boondoggle (LA Times) How athletes get great (Outside Magazine) 2 Hedge fund managers walk in to a bar (USA Today) Party Promoters re-imagining the concert …

What I'm Reading

What I’m Reading

Adam Reading Leave a Comment

6 Things to do in your twenties (Millenial Invest) Leave yourself wanting more (ZenHabits) My favorite farmer – Joel Salatin – on how to fix American food (WashPo) The Paypal Mafia (Fortune) The real reason tuition is so high (NYT) Warren Buffett: The Problem With 200 Page Manuals on Behavior (Farnam St) Lessons of the world’s most unique supercentenarians (BBC) John …

Q1 Review (1)

2015 Q1 Review

Adam My Life 7 Comments

It seemed like the time to look back at our 2015 goals post, and do a bit of review for the first quarter of the year and see how we’ve done. Just like anybody else, it’s easy to get caught up, stop tracking your progress and end up not meeting a goal. Financial Goals Saving Definite win. We’re on track with …

Vets, Tow Trucks, Busted Wheels and Emergency Funds

Adam My Life, Personal Finance 4 Comments

Well it’s been a rough month on the budget. The frugalmobile has over 150k on the odometer, over 30 MPG, and it’s ugly as can be. Unfortunately, it’s decided to fall apart. Problems abound and even with our extremely helpful and honest local mechanic, we were out $700 to fix the old sucker. Hopefully that’s the last repair bill and the faithful …