Consistency Is Key – Once Is Not Enough

You would think it didn’t need to be stated. You cannot do something once and expect instant success. It becomes especially evident over New Year as people resolve to fix what they are unhappy with in their lives, or vow to publish that book…

2019 Intention – Creation Before Consumption

What are your intentions for 2019? Mine are to put creativity and creation before consumption and stagnation!

Teaching As A Part Of The Human Experience

It is nearing the end of the year. For a small pawn in academia like myself, that means students are done with their lab courses and I’m done teaching them.  Instead, I get to spend weeks on end in my own lab and in…

Rubber Boot Luxuries

How can rubber boots be a luxury? Read on!

Life With IBS – Financial Independence and Disability

How do you manage if your SO has a disability that limits their ability to work traditional jobs? FI to the rescue, yet again!

Half A Lamb – The Beginning

My best friend M and I have been butchering and sharing a lamb in order to decrease our food miles and focus on local produce.

The Conscious Consumer

On why we “wasted” money on supporting local this weekend, and don’t regret a cent of it!

Hacking Ingrained Money Scripts

Hacking Ingrained Money Scripts and breaking free from learned habits.

Self-Insuring for Life

Self-Insuring for Life – Our tactics and reasoning. When you’re different, you have to take care of yourself.