How hard is it to stay in shape at mid-life? Over a year ago, I decided to take the plunge into submitting my DNA to 23 and Me to find out a little more about my ancestry and my health.
What does lower back pain have to do with personal finance? I must admit, I never expected to be writing about lower back pain on this site. I started this web site to help others and to share some of
Taking off a year, turned into two For those that might not be familiar with my story of taking a year off, you can get caught up here. Well, now that year will turn into two at the end of
Financial success is more than Buy Low and Sell High Coming up on the one year anniversary of my Mother-in-law’s death. It’s a bitter-sweet time for me. I had known my MIL for more than 30 years. I can hear
Pinching pennies Sometimes I want to pinch pennies so hard, I want their grandchildren to feel it. Everyone has their own way of saving a little money here and there. I thought I’d create something I could share
Get the belly off with breakfast Ok. I finally said enough is enough. On July 1st of this year, I was 198 pounds. Not skinny by any means, but moving in the right direction. Two days ago, I weighed in
Milestones and Time This past year, I celebrated a big Birthday, turning 50. As I talk to other friends about reaching this milestone, I notice a recurring theme. “Wow! I can’t believe we made it this far!”. In my 50’s