Extreme Adulting Day 2: Clarity

Extreme Adulting Day 2: Clarity

Clarity is a funny thing. You can go through life doing things blindly without understanding why, or even realize that you are, until...wham. One day you're confronted with proof positive that other people think the same way you do on certain matters. It's kind of an amazing thing. Recently, I've read two books that have [...]

How to Move Abroad on a Whim (And Not Regret It)

How to Move Abroad on a Whim (And Not Regret It)

There are a lot of variations on the idea that if you sit around waiting for everything to be perfect, or waiting for the right time, or even waiting for Mr. Right, you could wind up waiting forever. Don't get stuck on waiting to move abroad if that's what you really want. The truth is [...]

Extreme Adulting Day 1: Welcome to Sobriety

I started my sober month with a hangover because...well, of course I did. Nothing coffee and chicken tacos couldn't take care of, but I have to admit—there wasn't a whole lot of adulting going on today. I mean, I binge watched the entire second season of UnREAL on Hulu. Aside from that, I guess my [...]

Ultimate Monthly Challenge: Extreme Adulting

Ultimate Monthly Challenge: Extreme Adulting

The other day I broke away from the navel gazing on this little ol' blog of mine and posted up something folks found useful...or at least interesting. At any rate, the whole bit on living here on $800 a month seemed to get an awful lot of people's panties in a twist. They say it can't be done, over and over and over again.