• Surprise Birthday Trip to Nashville

    Nashville had been on my short list of top U.S. cities to visit for …

  • Cash Is King Again

    Over the last decade investors and savers have grown accustom to low yields on cash …

  • Skip The Toy Pile And Go With Stockpile

    Most of my friends have kids and every year I find myself going to numerous …

  • Sonoma Coast Getaway: Timber Cove Resort

    Just recently I went on a weekend getaway to Timber Cove Resort on the Sonoma …

  • Surprise Birthday Trip to Nashville
    TRAVEL

    Surprise Birthday Trip to Nashville

    Nashville had been on my short list of top U.S. cities to visit for quite some time until a few months ago when my girlfriend surprised me with a trip there for my birthday. A week prior to the trip she wrote me a note telling me what to pack…

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    Cash Is King Again
    PERSONAL FINANCE

    Cash Is King Again

    Over the last decade investors and savers have grown accustom to low yields on cash and cash equivalent investments. Miniscule returns on cash has forced many investors to reach for yield and step into riskier asset classes to maintain the value of their money (keep pace with and/or exceed inflation)…

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    Skip The Toy Pile And Go With Stockpile
    PERSONAL FINANCE

    Skip The Toy Pile And Go With Stockpile

    Most of my friends have kids and every year I find myself going to numerous kids birthday parties. I always have a good time at them catching up with my friends, playing with the kids, and eating good food. Plus, who doesn’t enjoy a good bouncy house!? I’m always amazed…

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    Sonoma Coast Getaway: Timber Cove Resort
    TRAVEL

    Sonoma Coast Getaway: Timber Cove Resort

    Just recently I went on a weekend getaway to Timber Cove Resort on the Sonoma Coast in Northern California. I had stayed there once before about two years ago and fell in love with it. Since my initial visit, the hotel came under new ownership that made a significant investment in…

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    Chicken Coop Build Project: Tips & Tricks
    HOME & DIY

    Chicken Coop Build Project: Tips & Tricks

    Less than 4 months ago I made the decision to raise chickens. Prior to making that decision I had been on the fence due to concerns about how my dog might react to chickens and the potential limitations that chickens could have on my freedom (especially traveling). After plenty of…

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    How To Smoke A Whole Chicken
    FOOD

    How To Smoke A Whole Chicken

    One of my favorite things to do during the summer is BBQ. Whether it is ribs, chicken, steak, burgers, hot dogs, links/sausage, or fish, I’m game. I look forward to Sunday afternoons where I have a long running tradition of hanging out in the backyard relaxing with an adult beverage…

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