Celebrating post 201

I realized last night that post 200 was upon me and wanted to do something celebratory for it ... except I forgot. Instead I was whining about good, caring, long-term friends coming to visit and being disappointed that I would not be participating in an 18 mile death march hike in the blazing sun this…

Life in balance

As noted previously, I am the breadwinner in our household. I presently have one full-time and two steady part-time gigs, which pays the mortgage and the bills, funds the retirement, funds the fun, and the long-term goals and plans. For us, this works. My jobs are typically pretty well balanced across the daily spectrum, and…