I Planned a Happy Life… and Life Didn’t Go as Planned.

So, as you know, I have detailed plans for my life. I know what I want my life to be like. I know exactly what I need to do to make my dream a reality. And I am great at sticking to a plan! On December 23rd, 2020, my Loubug and I bought a fixer-upper.Continue reading “I Planned a Happy Life… and Life Didn’t Go as Planned.”

The Subtle Art of Not Giving a Fuck

Alright. So if you know me, AT ALL, you know that I do, in fact, give a fuck. Basically, about everything. A friend, though, recommended the book, The Subtle Art of Not Giving a Fuck (a counterintuitive approach to living a good life) by Mark Manson. I read it. It challenged my view on someContinue reading “The Subtle Art of Not Giving a Fuck”

Royal United Mortgage: Giving Back

So, when looking for a new job, one of the major reasons I was drawn to Royal United Mortgage was their 3 pillars-major values. Their People Their Clients Their Community So far, I’ve participated in a couple of outreach programs… but this past Friday, we did something that is literally awe-inspiring. Due to Covid-19, weContinue reading “Royal United Mortgage: Giving Back”

How COVID-19 has affected my AirBnBs

I started hosting on AirBnB about three years ago. I immediately loved it and immediately knew this was my opportunity to create financial freedom for myself. I took my savings from my first listing (in a third floor apartment where I made $12-$15 a night!) and used it as my down payment to buy myContinue reading “How COVID-19 has affected my AirBnBs”

What It’s Like to Live with Strangers.

By special request, I’m writing about what it’s like to live with strangers. For those of you who don’t know, I run an AirBnB out of my house… That I also live in! The usual response I get when I tell people about my living situation is something to the effect of “Woah! I don’tContinue reading “What It’s Like to Live with Strangers.”