If you're wondering where I've been, I've been lounging by the pool known as Orlando all week. We flew in last Saturday and had good weather until late Sunday when the torrential rains began and never ceased. As I look out my hotel window on our last … [Read more...] about Hello from rainy Orlando, FL!
Archives for May 2009
In this article, a "Sacred Cow" refers to something that a culture or society considers an unquestionable truth. In the book "Killing Sacred Cows: Overcoming the Financial Myths That Are Destroying Your Prosperity", author Garrett B. Gunderson takes … [Read more...] about Killing Sacred Cows [Financial Myths]
While listening to our priest's sermon during Mother's Day, I couldn't help but wonder what kind of father I might be, if the calling ever comes. I wondered whether I would be a demanding father, never accepting failure from my child, or if I would … [Read more...] about The only failure is failing to learn
Forbes just released "America's Top 25 Towns to Live Well" and my little town of Rockville, MD made the list again, coming in at #8. While I never thought I would live in Maryland, much less tell you where Rockville was, I've come to appreciate the … [Read more...] about I live in the 8th best town in America! (Rockville, MD)
A few weeks ago, I got a review request from a gentleman at Uni-ball for the Uni-ball Signo 207 with "Super Ink". The relation to personal finance was that this ink was specially formulated to prevent "check-washing". While I never got around to … [Read more...] about Review: Uni-ball Signo 207 Anti-Check-Washing Pen
As I write this article, I'm also preparing for my final class of the Spring 2009 semester. And it can't come too soon. I've been thinking of some really good article ideas, but have had no time between my new job and school and travel every weekend … [Read more...] about Thanks for the Hits! April 2009 Traffic Numbers