Hello hello! I'm pretty excited to share that in September, I will be co-leading a Financial Peace University class at our church! For those who don't know, FPU is a 9-week class created by Ramsey Solutions. They designed it to help people pay off their debt, build wealth, become financially independent and be unbelievably generous. … Continue reading I’m Co-Leading a Financial Peace University Class this September!
A couple of weeks ago, I mentioned to someone how I wanted more than 2 weeks of vacation from my job. I wanted more flexibility so I could help on youth group trips and still participate in family trips throughout the year. This individual who knows me well was like, "I think that's about the … Continue reading From a Millennial: We Aren’t Entitled
This planning round we camped! Lots of mosquitos and humidity This past weekend, my family had another goal planning day! We looked over the goals we made at the beginning of the year and talked about our successes and failures. I had some pretty lofty goals and work ended up being more demanding than I … Continue reading Goal Planning and Strengths Finding
I've talked about Chris Guillebeau before, specifically in my recent post about 8 audiobooks I listened to in 2018. He has a book called Side Hustle in which he outlines the process for taking an idea you have and developing a profitable side hustle in a mere 27 days. And he's got stories of person … Continue reading Get Your Side Hustle Going in 27 Days
This post contains affiliate links. Happy Resource Friday! Recently, I wrote a post titled 8 Audiobooks I Listened to in 2018 (Part 1). This is a continuation of that post with 8 more books I listened to in 2018! It's very similar to the one I made about the 21 impactful books I read last … Continue reading 8 Audiobooks I Listened to in 2018 (Part 2)
Ok, ok, I'm going off script just a bit today. Why? Because Bailey and I have been married for two full years as of today! First of all, it's been so much fun being married to Bailey. She's funny and quirky but also so caring and considerate. We've done all the cliched things together. We've … Continue reading The Truth About Marriage Two Years Later
This post contains affiliate links. Happy Resource Friday! Today we look at another podcast! This podcast will help you master the simpler aspects of your job so you can become an expert in your field — all through the podcast WorkLife with Adam Grant. Adam Grant is a psychology professor at the Wharton School of … Continue reading Work Life with Adam Grant (Podcast Review)
This post contains affiliate links. Happy Resource Friday! Today I thought I would give a short outline of some of the books I listened to in 2018 in a similar post to the one I made about the 21 impactful books I read last year. Because of my 45 minute drive to and from work, … Continue reading 8 Audiobooks I Listened to in 2018 (Part 1)
Monday's my normal day to post on the blog but Memorial Monday? What do you write on a day like today? I was kinda dreading it. I had no idea what to write. I'll start by telling you the other title I considered for this post: This is My Memorial. Photo by Aaron Schwartz from … Continue reading No Free Lunch
Happy Wednesday! Early this year, I posted about two simple goals I made for this year (click here to read it). One was journaling at least once per week. This has proven to be a struggle for me all my life. John Maxwell, the well-known leadership teacher, talks extensively in his book The 15 Invaluable … Continue reading Journaling is Hard. Here’s a Great Tool to Start.