So Much Time & So Little To Do!

Wait a minute. Strike that – reverse it! I know, I know, I haven’t updated this blog in months. What gives?! If things get any more sporadic around here I’ll be on the Miss Mazuma publishing schedule! ūüėČ Maybe I should adopt the slogan of Wait, Buy Why and claim that I’ll have “new posts every sometimes”? But … Continue reading So Much Time & So Little To Do!

Misconceptions of FI

This past weekend The Wife and I went to see Crazy Rich Asians, and really enjoyed it! (Featured image credit: Entertainment Weekly) Having been on the FIRE journey for a few years now, it was fun taking in all the over-the-top luxury on the screen. Of course, this wasn’t the focus of the movie, but … Continue reading Misconceptions of FI

Bigger Pockets Podcast

Last week,¬†I was a guest on the Bigger Pockets Money podcast, hosted by Scott Trench and Mindy Jensen! Listen to the podcast here: Inside the Episode: What our life was like before we focused on¬†financial freedom Why the 180-degree shift to¬†financial independence? The¬†first steps¬†we took How we started tracking our¬†expenses The value of¬†cooking good food … Continue reading Bigger Pockets Podcast

Are We FI Yet?!

Last November, I quit my stressful job in software engineering and tested the early retirement waters, learning tons of lessons along the way. Naturally, most people assumed I’d reached Financial Independence. At Camp FI in January, I heard the phrase “You’re FI now, right?!” numerous times, and I was always careful with my response: “The … Continue reading Are We FI Yet?!