My South American Mini-Retirement

I am going to miss these amazing Cartagena sunsets! Next week, I am coming to the end of a lovely 15-month mini-retirement, and I’m devastated to see it end. My husband decided that he wanted to live in Colombia well Read More

working for the man

What's So Bad About Working For the Man?

Many people insist that you can only get rich by becoming an entrepreneur, by working for yourself. I counter with “What’s wrong with working for the man?” I understand where the opposition is coming from.  With a W2 job, you Read More


Things I Wish I Had Known Then – Work Hard for the Money

How old were you when you got your first job? I was 15, delighted to make $6.25 an hour working at the local park’s snack stand.  This was a highly coveted position, but I had an “in” with the family Read More