travel

Sometimes you need to be reminded how lucky you are

12.13.2013
Sometimes you need to be reminded how lucky you are

Whew, we are back from our “vacation” to Southern California’s Inland Empire. Mrs. RB40 wanted to visit her family and friends so we went down a bit early to beat the holiday rush. This worked out quite well because the tickets were on sale and we didn’t have to fight the holiday travel crowd. We were hoping for some nice weather, but it was super windy in her hometown. I guess I should have known that because of all the wind farms I’ve seen in the area. It was so windy that we had to stay indoors nearly the whole […]

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We Can Travel Again!

11.29.2013
We Can Travel Again!

Wow, time really flies when you have a kid. RB40 Jr. is almost 3 years old now and he is growing so much every day. Long time readers will remember when he was just a 6 lb 4 oz ass kicking machine. Now he is running around and getting into all kinds of trouble. He is getting more independent and it’s easier now to take care of him. At this age, a couple of months make a huge difference. In September, we tried a preschool and it didn’t work out. He cried nonstop and the small school couldn’t handle it. […]

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Should You Take a Year Off in Your 20s?

07.10.2013
Should You Take a Year Off in Your 20s?

The following is a guest post from Martin of Studenomics — you need to check the blog out to see what sort of new projects Martin has been working on to help you gain financial freedom. Does it ever make sense to take a year off? Should you take a year off in your teens or 20s to figure everything out? What’s my answer? Nope. Not at all. I don’t believe in being idle or waiting for things to magically work out for you. That’s not going to happen. I would like to thank Joe for allowing me to guest […]

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