I read an interesting post today from CorporateMonkey about children in the workforce and its relative cultural appropriateness. It got me to thinking. Childhood is a relatively new concept, even in America. Probably a good idea. We protect our children from the rigors of the grownup world and allow them to grow, learn, play, and … Continue reading What Do Kids Know Anyway?
My first trip outside of the Country was via the Naval Reserves in 1994. I flew out to Sand Diego California to meet my new ship (well for the next 2 weeks at least). One great thing about San Diego (besides the Zoo) is the little red train to Tijuana, Mexico. I was 45 minutes … Continue reading The Little Red Train to Tijuana
One Awesome thing. (Awesome in the true sense of the word, not like 'surfing is awesome'). One Awesome thing about the next 20 years is that the transfer of assets from the Baby Boomers to their offspring will be the SINGLE GREATEST TRANSFER OF WEALTH IN ALL OF HUMAN HISTORY. Let that sink in for … Continue reading Nobody Wants Your Wedding China
I was really going well until last Friday. Lost about $35,000 in ONE DAY due to a crazy drop in the markets. My blog hit it's Blogoversary this month. I am still up for the month so no complaints. I have seriously shed some debt over the last several quarters and now I'm at a … Continue reading Total Net Worth As of February 2018
This Blog Officially LAUNCHED February of 2017, making this Imbolc my 12 month Blogoversary! I was really glad late last year when I realized I had about 10 posts or so in the hopper. This meant I was assured to last past my 1 year anniversary. The one year mark tends to separates the wheat … Continue reading Imbolc Blogoversary – Winter 2018