Year of Deductions: April

April: Complaining For the month of April, I gave up “complaining”. We all know that’s not really a feasible goal to make. However, just the simple act of trying really put things in perspective. I thought this would be an easy month. To make sure I didn’t break the rules, …

Year of Deductions: February

Saving Money = Enjoying Irresponsibility February: Eliminated Frivolous Spending This month, I decided to eliminate any “extra” spending. I calculated the average amount of money I spend per month on groceries, eating out, shopping, lattes, iced sugar cookies from my favorite coffee shop that suddenly closed last week and broke …

Year of Deductions: January

Earlier this week, I had the opportunity to hear Rick Rekedal speak. Rick is the former Chief Creative of Global Franchises for Dreamworks Animation and a truly inspiring guy. He was involved in creating some really cool movies such as Shrek, Prince of Egypt, Madagascar, KungFu Panda, How To Train …