Guest Post: Maintain Your Financial & Physical Health (By Simple Money Man)

February 16, 2018 Living Well Personal Finance 4

  Happy Friday!  Mrs. Adventure Rich here with a guest post from Simple Money Man talking about two of my favorite topics… Financial Health and Physical Health.  Enjoy!     We’re living longer than ever before. The average life expectancy is over 80 years for females and close to 80 for males.   We’re finding… Read more

Winter Running Traction Throwdown: YakTrax vs. NANOspikes

February 14, 2018 Adventures Running 21

(This post may contain affiliate/referral links. For more info, please read our disclosure.)     When the air turns crisp and the snow begins to fall, my running turns into a test of courage, grit and, well, equipment.  Growing up in the great “up north”, I was trained at an early age to shun the… Read more

40 Day Frugal Lent Challenge

February 12, 2018 Frugality Living Simple Personal Finance 29

  The other day, I noticed a post by Ms. 99to1percent in the Rockstar Forums about a new challenge she was instituting.  Always up for a new challenge, I decided to take a look.     40 Day Frugal Lent Challenge     “Lent is almost here. It will begin on Wednesday, February 14th and… Read more

Guest Post: 3 Lessons I Learned from Real Estate Investing (by Joseph Hogue)

February 9, 2018 Investing Personal Finance 9

  Hello!  Mrs. Adventure Rich here.  I recently chatted over email with Joseph Hogue regarding a few guest post ideas and as soon as he proposed a post covering his lessons learned in real estate investing, I was hooked.  Real estate investing is an area of investment that Mr. Adventure Rich and I are currently… Read more

Be Mine: A DIY Valentine!

February 7, 2018 Family Living Simple 2

  Last year, in the rush of settling into our new home, getting used to our jobs (new for him, newly remote for me) and adjusting to our first winter, I completely forgot Valentine’s day was quickly approaching.  Not only that, but I was flying out of town early the morning of Valentines for a… Read more

Rockstar Rumble Round 1: Adventure Rich in the Ring!

February 5, 2018 Blogging Personal Finance 2

  Back in December, I woke up in a Nyquil induced haze (my feeble attempt to battle a nasty holiday cold) to an exciting announcement from Rockstar Finance (my go-to online community hub for all things personal finance).  Rockstar Finance decided to host the first-ever “Rockstar Rumble“, a March Madness-style bracket competition for personal finance articles.… Read more

Net Worth Update – February 2018: $334,701 (+$11,137)

February 3, 2018 Investing Net Worth Updates Personal Finance Saving 6

  Phew, this past week, I finally wrapped up our “And Then There Was One… Income” series charting our family’s recent move to one income.  I originally intended to post 1 or 2 posts but the topic quickly developed into a six-part series featuring our personal take and our answers to reader questions.  Now, on… Read more

And Then There Was One… Income (BONUS #3: AMA Questions Answered!)

January 31, 2018 Adventures Blogging Running 19

  I’m back with the third and final Bonus post featuring the final Ask Me/Us Anything questions regarding our move to one income!  Ready for it?   If you are just joining in, here are the previous installments in this series: And Then There Was One… Income (Part 1: Quitting) And Then There Was One…… Read more

And Then There Was One… Income (BONUS #2: AMA Questions Answered!)

January 29, 2018 Adventures Careers Family Household Personal Finance 24

  Hey, remember how Mr. Adventure Rich and I just moved to one income?  I’m diving into the great financial questions submitted to our AMA request.   If you are just joining in, here are the previous installments in this series: And Then There Was One… Income (Part 1: Quitting) And Then There Was One…… Read more

Adventure Challenge #9: Explore on Snowshoe

January 26, 2018 Adventures Family 9

(This post may contain affiliate/referral links. For more info, please read our disclosure.)     On a beautiful, warm Saturday afternoon, AR Jr. and I decided to get out of the house for a little adventure.  Mr. Adventure Rich was hard at work framing our new bedroom wall.  With the sunny day and Mr. AR’s… Read more