As a bachelor, I spent the better part of my twenties not giving a rip about the interior decor of my apartment. A few relationships later, I came to understand the value of not living like a pig when it came to impressing women. Learning a few tricks about how to decorate a … [Read more...] about How to Make a Small House Feel Like a Palace
Rarely if ever will you find content with social or political commentary on www.abandonedcubicle.com. What happened this past weekend in Charlottesville, Virginia deserves an exception. In summary, a white supremacist rally turned violent when a car intentionally drove … [Read more...] about Thoughts on Charlottesville
After more than twenty years in the corporate workforce, I've collected a healthy share of war stories and water cooler anecdotes. Honestly, it didn't take much convincing for me to hop on the early retirement bandwagon back in 2014. Quitting a job on your own terms? That … [Read more...] about Man Versus Cubicle: Quitting a Job on Your Own Terms
Budgets are a concept I still struggle with. Funny. A personal finance blogger shouldn't have any qualms over budgets. And yet I've read from the most frugal of bloggers that one should NOT budget. Because if you do, you are basically creating runways of expense where it's … [Read more...] about The Simple Spreadsheet that Saves us Thousands
Are all BMW drivers assholes? Let's see if we can answer that profound question in a special Tuesday Rant, shall we? Oh, and disclaimer, I hate driving. I'd prefer to be riding my bike, but you know what, last night was softball night, and the team needed me there on time. … [Read more...] about Are All BMW Drivers Assholes?