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

November 20, 2017 Adventures Living Simple Living Well Running 52

  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 25

(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

Buzzing in our Earbuds: Our Favorite Podcasts- Part 3

September 15, 2017 Careers Education Frugality Investing Personal Finance Running 9

(This post may contain affiliate/referral links. For more info, please read our disclosure.)   Are your ready for the third edition of “Buzzing in our Earbuds”, our favorite podcasts?   You can check out the previous editions here: Buzzing in our Earbuds- Part 1 Buzzing in our Earbuds- Part 2 Without further ado, here is… Read more

Buzzing in our Earbuds: Our Favorite Podcasts- Part 1

August 18, 2017 Personal Finance Philosophy Running 19

A few years ago, as I was complaining about my long, southern California commute on the overcrowded 101 Highway, a friend looked over the sea of margarita glasses and asked me if I listened to any podcasts. Podcasts?  I had heard of these odd, radio-like broadcasts, but I had yet to dive in and try… Read more

How I Save Money on Running Shoes

July 26, 2017 Frugality Running 44

It’s no secret, I’m a runner.  And in the past year, I have fallen in love with running in a way I never knew possible!  If you ask Mr. Adventure Rich, he would likely tell you I am obsessed, and I tend to agree.  I just competed in my 18th race of 2017 (including a… 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