Wins and Losses


Today is the first day of a three-week stay in my hometown. I'm here for work, helping cover the responsibilities of an employee who is taking a well-deserved vacation. I'm going to miss the city, but I'll be back, and I've been away for longer. In some ways, taking this trip is a good thing. … [Read more...]

What My Savings Accounts Look Like


Recently, one or two people have asked me how I organize my savings accounts. I frequently talk about having this fund or that fund, but they aren't all separate savings accounts. Here's how I organize my money, and what works for me. Family Savings The savings account I use the most is my "Family … [Read more...]

Wins and Losses

I took advantage of free hikes this week.

Happy Friday! This weekend is my last weekend before I head back to the country for several weeks for work, so I plan to enjoy it to it's fullest. Here's the good, the bad and the ugly of my week: Big Wins This Week My Tax Return My tax return got assessed, yay! It'll be around $1,250, deposited … [Read more...]

It’s the Good Days that Count

On good days I'm up before sunrise.

Everyone has good days and bad days. On good days, I work on projects, I tackle goals, and I pattern healthy routines. On bad days, I put goals on hold in favour of just making it through the day, I backburner projects, and I cut corners on my healthy routines. Good days in my life are full of … [Read more...]