Stay Out Of Retail…

As the riots over towels and toilet paper continue, I sit back out here in the middle of the Pacific and remember with great fondness, the many years I worked retail during the holiday season…just kidding.  It was hell on … Read the rest

Saying Goodby To The Old Life…

Enough with all the election bullshit.  Time to move on to more important matters.

I’ve begun the process of making Hawaii my permanent residence.  It’s going to take a few more months to complete, mainly due to logistics and tax … Read the rest

No Savings Here!…

I despise winter, as any of you who follow this overdue-for-some-sort-of-an-award-winning blog well know.  It’s not just the cold, snow, freezing temps, gray skies, lack of warmth, slush, icy dark hell, and a mass of crappy holidays, it’s the damn … Read the rest

Eatin’ On Maui…

I was hoping when I came out to Hawaii I would be able to cure my lifelong addiction to food.  No such luck.  I still like to eat, several times each day, and I doubt I will be able to … Read the rest

Prepare To Tack…

Some of you older Fritter fans may remember Julia from her Journey To Minimalism blog.  There she wrote about her major life change from a debt ridden worker bee to becoming a world traveler, sailing the Med., and living a … Read the rest

Don’t Bet On Hawaii…

And I mean it literally.

One of the more refreshing things about Hawaii, there is no gambling.  None.  No casinos, no horse racing, no dog racing, no Jai alai,  no cock fighting, not even bingo.  And best of all, no … Read the rest