Author: Adventurer

Put a Plant on Your Desk

Put a Plant on Your Desk

Happy Earth Day (on April 22)!  It was founded by Wisconsin Senator Gaylord Nelson in 1970.  His goal was to channel the energy inspired by the student anti-war movement, and 20 million Americans from various backgrounds rallied together in protest of the way the environment was being treated.  In honor of Earth Day and the environment, consider adding a new plant to your desk, whether it’s in an office or in your home.

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Useful Graduation Gift Ideas

Useful Graduation Gift Ideas

I’m a huge advocate for giving useful and thoughtful gifts for all occasions.  Graduations are no exception.  I feel that items don’t have to be new, as long as they are good quality.  However, you should always recognize preferences of the receivers of your gifts and consider what they’d actually appreciate.

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Havana Ooh Na-Na

Havana Ooh Na-Na

Both halves of my heart will be in Havana, Cuba in September.  The Wanderer and I will be joining Physician on FIRE’s pre-FinCon cruise before heading to Orlando for FinConFeel free to join in on the fun.  You could even travel hack and “sail for free” since most travel credit cards label “Cruise” as travel.  I’ve never been on a cruise before, but I’m definitely looking forward to it!

Details: the Royal Caribbean cruise departs from Tampa, Florida at 4pm on Saturday, September 22nd and returns Wednesday, September 26th at 7am.  The stops are Key West, Florida on Sunday and Havana, Cuba on Monday.

Thoughts on Resorts and Theme Parks

Thoughts on Resorts and Theme Parks

I’m a huge advocate for exploring the local culture when you travel and getting away from the tourist traps, including resorts and theme parks.  Going out to explore gives you a chance to see how people live and learn about humanity.  However, I also really enjoy visiting resorts and attractions close to me.  The trick is to minimize spending and maximize fun.

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