Apr 242016
 
The 100 Thing Challenge - 2016 Edition...

Yes, it’s time once again to take stock and inventory.  A quick rundown of all my worldly possessions, packed into one little bag.  In case you have never heard of the 100 Thing Challenge, it was created by one Dave Bruno about 6 years ago.  He wanted to show how one could live without all […]

Dec 162015
 

Right now everyone is in full holiday mode.  Running around, shopping at stores, shopping online, getting ready for family visits, parties, decorating, and traveling.  I know, because they are all here on the island screwing up traffic and clogging the store aisles.  It’s hard to avoid the madness.  Stores have been advertising since August.  All […]

Oct 152015
 

October is usually a pretty good month for me.  The weather gets milder here in the islands, football is in full swing, and I generally feel somewhat optimistic, for unknown reasons.  Said optimism usually passes quickly with reality but I enjoy the moment while I can.  Financially, October is one of the more better months […]

May 162014
 

Recently, workers in the fast food industry have been going on strike for higher wages.  They claim that the wages offered in these sorts of jobs are not sufficient to live on or as the phrase goes, “make ends meet”.  That’s understandable.  We all would like to make more money and when the corporate warlords […]