Thank you to all the commenters on our original Adoption vs Natural Birth post. You've been inspirational! I myself have 2 adopted cousins, both of whom adore me. I rarely think of them as adopted unless I'm thinking about how my aunt was never … [Read more...] about Adoption vs Natural Birth – Response
As some of you may know from my Marathon Training Tips for Beginner Runners Series, my wife and I ran our first marathon EVER this past October. A little back-story: I am not a runner. My wife was, but not for a few years. I'm 5'10" and hover … [Read more...] about 2007 Marine Corp Marathon Training has Begun!
I'm going to justify this post as Personal Finance because what could be more expensive than having kids? Anyway, my wife and I feel like we're called to adopt. However, we haven't started "trying" for a natural birth yet (is there a better way to … [Read more...] about Adoption vs Natural Birth – We need your opinion!
While driving home to see my family last weekend, I got a call from my dad wondering if I was bringing home the truck. I was, and then he proceeded to tell me the heater and mattress in their 25 year old water bed finally gave up the ghost. They had … [Read more...] about Parents, Spending and Retirement – A tough combination
There's a reason we Personal Finance sites have disclaimers. We make mistakes too. Yesterday, I transferred a large sum of money from my recently opened HSBC Direct account to my Bank of America account in order to then take advantage of … [Read more...] about The stupid thing I did today
This past week, I had to ask myself "What did you get yourself into?" with offering Share the Love reviews to other writers. I've received quite a few link requests, and decided to only add a few of them for now. I didn't know my reviews were so … [Read more...] about Share the Love Review #4 – Money, Matter & More Musings