Vote to Protect Your Retirement Benefits

Vote to Protect Your Retirement Benefits

I am going to say this now, and get it over with. I will never vote for a politician that wants to cut my Social Security and Medicare benefits.. I am not alone on this topic. It doesn’t matter if you are a Democrat or Republican. Just about every single...
Laid Back Living on Lopez Island

Laid Back Living on Lopez Island

I have been living in the San Juan Islands in Washington state for a few years now. And whenever I want to just relax and read a book, I just pack up my bicycle and take the ferry on over to our beautiful Lopez Island. Laid back living on Lopez Island consists of a...
Getting Married After a Long Distance Relationship

Getting Married After a Long Distance Relationship

Woohoo! I am getting married after a long distance relationship that has lasted for 3 years. Yep that’s right – 3 years. My girlfriend lives in Bangkok Thailand, and I live in Washington state. As far as long distance is concerned, you can’t get much...
Lower your Cell Phone Bill and Stick it to the Man

Lower your Cell Phone Bill and Stick it to the Man

If you are looking for ways to save money on your cell phone bill, then read on. It’s getting a whole lot easier lower your cell phone bill and stick it to the man. Negotiate a new deal! Just two month’s ago, my Verizon cell phone bill was at $140 a month...
Do not buy a home in a flood zone – ever

Do not buy a home in a flood zone – ever

You found the perfect home in a cute neighborhood. The kitchen is to die for, and you can walk to all of your favorite coffee shops and restaurants. There’s just one problem, the house is in a flood zone. And with it, you have to pay for flood insurance. You...