And Then There Was One… Income (Part 3: The “Non-Plan”)

January 17, 2018 Adventures Careers Family Household 33

  The Adventure Rich family recently had the privilege to choose to shift to one income, allowing Mr. Adventure Rich to quit his job.  If you are just joining in, you can catch up on the story here:   And Then There Was One… Income (Part 1: Quitting) And Then There Was One… Income (Part… Read more

A Year of Focus, not Goals

January 15, 2018 Adventures Philosophy 27

  I haven’t posted a 2018 Goal article yet this year.  Why?  Well, honestly, I’m not setting goals this year.  This year is going to be a year of massive adjustment for our family.  A year of patience as we begin to navigate our new life as a single income household.  It will be a… Read more

And Then There Was One… Income (Part 2: Privilege and Opportunity)

January 10, 2018 Adventures Careers Family Living Simple Living Well Personal Finance Philosophy 54

  I must admit, Mr. Adventure Rich and I are overwhelmed by the support, comments and excitement shared by the Adventure Rich readers and the personal finance community.  I know it is a big deal to quit a job and drop an income, but I am blown away and grateful nonetheless.  Thank you.   Today,… Read more

And Then There Was One… Income (Part 1: Quitting)

January 8, 2018 Adventures Careers Family Living Simple Living Well Philosophy 114

  Remember when I posted a tease about an upcoming announcement?  I noted something like the following in reference to the picture above:   “My dad gave us a congratulatory gift of Stormcloud Brew. Why? Well… that’s a surprise… for now. 😏 #bignewscoming”   Well, here you go…  (drum roll please!)   The Adventure Rich… Read more

Adventure Rich Streak Challenge Wrap-Up #ARStreak!

January 5, 2018 Adventures Living Simple Living Well Running 21

  Happy New Year everyone!  I am excited to bring you the conclusion and wrap-up from the first ever Adventure Rich Streak Challenge!     Remind Me Again What The #ARStreak Is…     Back on Monday, November 20th, we posted an article introducing the Adventure Challenge #8: Let’s Go Streaking! (Intro to the #ARStreak Challenge!) with… Read more

The Adventure Rich Streak Challenge Checkpoint #ARStreak

December 18, 2017 Adventures Living Simple Living Well Running 12

  Wow, it we are over halfway into the Adventure Rich Streak Challenge where we are streaking towards 2018 with our readers!   Remind Me Again What The #ARStreak Is…     Back on Monday, November 20th, we posted an article introducing the Adventure Challenge #8: Let’s Go Streaking! (Intro to the #ARStreak Challenge!) with the following… Read more

An Adventure In Going Outside My Comfort Zone

December 11, 2017 Adventures Family Living Well 44

  This past weekend, I went outside my comfort zone (and I’m so glad I did!).   Let me back up a little.  After Mr. Adventure Rich and I moved to Michigan last year, we wanted to start establishing ourselves in our new home by becoming part of the community in little ways.  We found groups… Read more

Adventure Challenge #8: Let’s Go Streaking! (Intro to the #ARStreak Challenge!)

November 20, 2017 Adventures Living Simple Living Well Running 56

  Yes, you read the title correctly… I’m asking you to join us as we streak towards 2018!     Um, Streaking?     Let me explain…   I recently heard about the Runner’s World winter “Run Streak”.  The Runner’s World magazine is challenging readers and runners to run at least one mile per day… Read more

The Essential Gear and Tips for Safely Running in the Dark

November 13, 2017 Adventures Running 26

(This post may contain affiliate/referral links. For more info, please read our disclosure.)     There is no denying it, we have arrived at “that time of year”.  The time of year when we jolt from long days with lingering daylight to days when the sun burns through the sky in a miniscule amount of… Read more

Adventure Challenge #7: Embrace the Chill

November 10, 2017 Adventures Living Simple Living Well 19

  No, I’m not talking about the “Netflix and Chill” variety…   I’m talking about the true chill.  The chill in the air that accompanies the shifting seasons.   Here in northern Michigan, we plunged into winter this week.  Shifting from 50 degrees to 25 degrees, the clouds brought a winter dusting to our area,… Read more