A Year of Focus, not Goals

January 15, 2018 Adventures Philosophy 33

  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 1: Quitting)

January 8, 2018 Adventures Careers Family Living Simple Living Well Philosophy 115

  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

Emergency Preparation Up North

October 18, 2017 Family Household 36

  Recently, many Americans faced unexpected emergencies in the form of hurricanes, tornadoes, and forest fires.  Some of the outcomes of these natural disasters were just that… disastrous.   One such disaster struck near and dear to the personal finance community.  The blogger behind Dads Dollars Debts and his family lost their home to the… Read more

(Guest Post!) How To Travel With Kids On A Budget

September 27, 2017 Adventures Family Frugality Guest Post Living Simple Living Well 12

Hi All!  Mrs. Adventure Rich here.  I am excited to introduce a guest post from Ember from the blog An Intentional Lifestyle here today!  Ember is an extreme optimist who writes about finding joy and enjoying the journey each day. She, along with her husband and 3 kids, work towards FI on a single income,… Read more

The Adventure Rich FIRE Prowess Score (Chain Gang!)

August 16, 2017 Investing Personal Finance Saving 41

We’re joining the “chain-gang”!  No, not that chain gang… this one is on the right side of the law.  We are joining the FIRE Prowess Chain Gang that has been sweeping the personal finance blogosphere this week.   FIRE Prowess Gauge It all started when JW over at The Green Swan (great blog BTW!) wrote… Read more

Half Marathons and Mortgages

May 31, 2017 Adventures Household Living Well 7

  What do half marathons and mortgages have in common? They both suck! Okay okay, fine, I’ll be relatively serious.  Half marathons and mortgages are both endurance events which take time, dedication and discipline.  I recently ran my third Half Marathon, which afforded me plenty of time to ponder this topic as I pounded pavement. Goals and… Read more