Ask Me Anything: Transitioning to One Income! (Question Request)

January 12, 2018 Careers Family Personal Finance 16

  Happy Friday and Happy Martin Luther King Jr. Day weekend!   Alright, today I have a bit of a different article.  It isn’t an article so much as a request for questions.   This week, I released Part 1 and Part 2 of our journey into becoming a one income family.   And Then… 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

Net Worth Update – January 2018: $323,563 (+$9,292)

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  Happy New Year, everyone!  I hope you all had an enjoyable and relaxing Holiday Season with friends, family, and loved ones.   Mr. Adventure Rich and I are thoroughly enjoying the adventure of creating our own family traditions throughout the holidays, incorporating elements from our each of our families and starting new traditions with… Read more

17 Articles from the 2017 Personal Finance Blogosphere Worth Reading Again

December 27, 2017 Living Simple Living Well Personal Finance Philosophy 32

  Over the past year, I have read (err, skimmed at times?) thousands of personal finance articles (thank you, Rockstar Feed!).  There are so many amazing writers producing poignant content each and every day.  It is beautiful.   As 2017 is coming to a close, I have been thinking back to some of the “highlight”… Read more

Life As a Female Breadwinner (Guest Post on Millennial Boss)

December 22, 2017 Careers Family Guest Post Household Personal Finance Philosophy 4

  Hello!  I hope you are having a wonderful “week before Christmas” and Holiday season.  We are enjoying our newly minted winter wonderland yard and relocating all of our necessary hats, gloves, boots, coats and other cold weather wear.   On Saturday, December 16th, a guest post I wrote appeared over on Millennial Boss.  J… Read more

Using the Amazon Prime Credit Card Rewards for Christmas Presents

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(This post may contain affiliate/referral links. For more info, please read our disclosure)     Last year, we experienced a flurry of Christmas shopping for our neices and nephews on Amazon.  As Amazon Prime members with disparate locations across the country, we found that creating Amazon Wish Lists was a convenient and expedient way to… Read more

The Adventure Rich Personal Finance Story (Guest Post on Two Cup House!)

December 15, 2017 Interview Personal Finance 4

  This may be sounding like a broken record… but I have another guest post to share with you today!  I did a bit of work over the past few weeks writing and podcasting with others.  Now, all of the podcast episodes and guest posts are being released!   The Adventure Rich Personal Finance Story… Read more

FIRE Drill Podcast Appearance… All About Being a Female Breadwinner!

December 13, 2017 Careers Family Interview Personal Finance 16

  Happy Wednesday!  Wednesday is a great day for me.  Many of my favorite podcasts release episodes and my podcast feed is filled for the next few days of listening during chores, running or working out, and driving.  Today, I’d like to point you all in the direction of the FIRE Drill Podcast where I… Read more

Net Worth Update – December 2017: $314,270.68 (+$8,231.85)

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  November was a month of busy work days, a sans-toddler date night/staycation for Mr. Adventure Rich and I, and a visit to New England to see Mr. AR’s family for Thanksgiving.  We are adjusting to the time change and shifting our closets to winter-ware (bring it on, Winter 2017/2018! #prayforsnow) Mr. Adventure Rich and… Read more

Three Books On My Reading List That Aren’t Even Available Yet!

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(This post may contain affiliate/referral links. For more info, please read our disclosure.)     As we shift towards the colder weather and a hint of winter drifts through the air, I am working hard to embrace the cold and get out every day.  But I would be dishonest if I led you to believe… Read more