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Some Things to consider on travel

Traveling has been proven to be great for your mental health, so how can we do more of it?  Vacationing on a budget can allow you to make more trips. Here are some ways to plan on a frugal travel experience. Paying for a Trip Since your friends are probably unlikely to respond to a GoFundMe for your weekend in Mexico, you’re …

Setting up systems in your life

One of the biggest keys that I’ve implemented in my to make the most efficient and effective use of my time while giving myself peace of mind is setting up systems in my life. Systems give me the peace of mind knowing that the important things will get taken care of in the right place and in the right time. Once you’ve …

4 simple (but not easy) steps to start your retirement savings

I read the article “Why People Aren’t Motivated to Address Climate Change” the other day on some recent developments in climate change research and it got me thinking. I’m not sure how much you know about climate change but the world is facing a long term threat. The report essentially said that if we get our act together over the next 10 years …

Emulating Walt Disney to develop my life plan

We’ve all heard of Walt Disney whether it be because of movies, theme parks, characters or all of the above. The more I read about Walt Disney this was not an accident. Lately I’ve been writing about having a life plan. Does anyone actually do this? The image above was put together by Walt Disney himself. Its Disney’s corporate strategy as of …

What I learned from my grandfather’s passing

This past weekend my grandfather passed away. Anytime something like this happens its never fun. There are certainly memories shared and lots of tears. I’m sitting here writing this about 36 hours after he passed away and a mere 72 hours before anything was really wrong. It went too fast. It always does in situations like this. I’m not writing with an …