Purpose, Community, and Beer: A #FinCon17 Adventure

October 30, 2017 Blogging Personal Finance Philosophy 88

    Sitting here in the Delta terminal of the Dallas-Fort Worth Airport, I can only describe my current mindset as the following…   Overwhelmed.   I am not overwhelmed in a stressed or daunting way.  Rather, I am overwhelmed with ideas and inspiration, new friends and new connections, new reasons and renewed resolve.  … Read more

#FinCon17 – Here I Come!

October 20, 2017 Adventures Blogging 36

(This post may contain affiliate/referral links. For more info, please read our disclosure.)   Surprise! (or not…)   If you have been following me on Twitter, you likely know from my responses that I am heading to #FinCon17 in Dallas, TX next week.   FinCon is a financial content and media conference founded by personal… Read more

Buzzing In Our Earbuds: Our Favorite Podcasts- Part 4

October 9, 2017 Adventures Blogging Careers Education 15

  After the first few “Buzzing in our Earbuds” posts, I would like to introduce a few relatively new podcasts I enjoy (plus 1 “new to me” podcast).   If you missed our first few posts, check them out here! Buzzing in our Earbuds: Part 1 Part 2 Part 3   On with the show(s)!… Read more

Reflections on my Week Off

August 12, 2017 Adventures Blogging Careers Family Living Well 20

(This post may contain affiliate links. For more info, please read our disclosure.)   If you have been following our Instagram, you may have noticed something odd this week.  A morning mountain bike ride, midday beach shots, and a lazy afternoon of cloud watching.  No, this isn’t my normal weekly routine (I wish!). This was… Read more

Visible Beauty in Our Blog Photos

June 19, 2017 Adventures Blogging Living Simple Living Well Philosophy 18

Today’s post is completely non-financial… just a little ditty about our blog photos (say cheese!). Back in April, Mr. Adventure Rich and I selected a blog name, paid for our blog hosting, and started to mock up what “Adventure Rich” would look like.  During our first few iterations, I pulled stock photos from the internet… Read more

Why We Started A Blog

June 12, 2017 Adventures Blogging Personal Finance Philosophy 16

Last Friday, I wrote a post outlining the reasons we almost didn’t start this blog.  If you read that post, you saw that reasons why we delayed, doubted and almost scrapped our plan to join the personal finance/FIRE (financial independence/retire early) blog community.  Maybe the reasons struck a chord or felt familiar.  Maybe the post made… Read more

We Almost Didn’t Start This Blog -Adventures in Doubt and Fear-

June 9, 2017 Adventures Blogging 20

What took us so long to start this blog??? This is a question I have asked myself over and over again. At times, Mr. Adventure Rich and I would find ourselves eager to dive in head first. We would take long walks brainstorming article ideas, discuss our philosophy over a chilled drink on a lazy… Read more