June 8, 2018: Rest in Peace, Tony. You will be incredibly missed. Thank you for inspiring us all to be better human beings. The following is a tribute to Anthony Bourdain - he would have made a fine president. Talk To Someone Now If you’re thinking about suicide, are worried about a friend or loved one, or would like emotional support, the Lifeline network is available 24/7 … [Read more...] about Anthony Bourdain: A Tribute
Travel and Places
Ever wanted to take a trip somewhere interesting? Or curious about the best places to live? Have a look at these insightful articles: Where should you live? ** Switzerland travel tips ** Longmont, Colorado
I've complained a lot lately about the weather here in Minnesota. It's supposed to be spring, and the mid-April norms are the upper 50s. And yet, the blizzard whipping through outside is oblivious to these meteorological statistics. The despair has me pondering "where should I live after retirement or even today??" I have a crush on Colorado, specifically the front range. I … [Read more...] about Where Should I Live… For Retirement Happiness and Health?
Fondue, anyone? Today I'm going to share some photos and blather on about our incredible 5-day Switzerland itinerary. What a neat chunk of the planet this place is. So for those of you aspiring to Financial Independence, keep saving up and put this destination on your travel list. For those of you already debt-free and looking to travel somewhere truly amazing, look no … [Read more...] about Our Amazing Rick Steves Inspired Switzerland Vacation (Photos!)