It all starts today. After spending the last year or so saving every penny we could and planning our escape from the viciousness of renting, we're about to start looking at houses again. It's not going to be an easy task because the city we live in is very expensive, and our maximum budget will… Continue reading House Hunters NC: The Super Low Budget Version
When I was between home office-based gigs, I took up a gig delivering restaurant orders for a couple months. It wasn't terrific money compared to the things I usually do, but it was better than not bringing in any money. As an added bonus, I got lots of exercise doing that kind of work. In… Continue reading Trying To Work Out When You Despise Working Out
I usually work entirely from home, which is great for many reasons. Besides the obvious ones like not having to dress up or fight traffic every day, I love the cost savings of being able to make all my meals at home. Today, I had to go to the office for a planning meeting. We… Continue reading Why Buy Expensive Salad When Olive Garden dressing Is Sold In Stores?
If you've read my blog before, you already know that I used to be in corporate America and I broke free from those chains last year to pursue my lifelong dream of self-employment. It's only a couple weeks away from the anniversary of that glorious day, so let's talk about why so many people are… Continue reading Traditional Corporations Feel Threatened By The Rise Of Independent Contractors, And They Should
Hello humans! I haven't been able to write to you in awhile because my mom's been so busy, and I need her to help me type because my paws are too big for her phone or computer. It's been a long stressful few months for me as a dog. My mom was home with us… Continue reading How I Made My Mom Stop Leaving Every Day – By Crackers
We're only 14 days into 2019, but so far this is a great year full of improvements! The biggest improvement, obviously, is my great new contract gig. Finally I'm back to working 100% from home and having my evenings and weekends off! I liked driving food orders around, but the pay fluctuated too much based… Continue reading 2019: Onwards And Upwards!
As I wrote about a couple days ago, I had a business dinner tonight at Ruth's Chris Steak House. I've never been there before, but the partners of the company I'm contracting for wanted to go there and they were paying, so I agreed. If I had to pay for myself, I would've insisted on… Continue reading My Official Review Of Ruth’s Chris Steak House: The Proletariat Successfully Infiltrated The Bourgeois