Day 153 – Life is Good

“Get busy living or get busy dying.” — Stephen King “The purpose of our lives is to be happy.” — Dalai Lama It does not get much better than this. I jokingly texted my friends today and said that I think my life has peaked. I got great news today about an exciting new job opportunity. ThisContinue reading “Day 153 – Life is Good”

Day 152 – Vacation Time

“Happiness consists of living each day as if it were the first day of your honeymoon and the last day of your vacation.” – Leo Tolstoy I don’t know about you guys, but I always get anxiety before going on a big vacation. Especially if it’s planned super quickly. I grew up not going onContinue reading “Day 152 – Vacation Time”

Day 151 – Happily Ever After

You know, we have two families: the one we’re born into, and the one that we make for ourselves afterwards. – Valerie Simpson “Mawwiage is wot bwings us togeda today.” -Clergyman, The Princess Bride Wedding weekend is complete and it couldn’t have been any better. Amalia and I had such a fun time and reallyContinue reading “Day 151 – Happily Ever After”


“The longest sentence you can form with two words is: I do.” -H.L. Mencken Planning is everything. So much time, effort and planning went into this day and it’s finally here or at least will be when you’re reading this post. From small details to the big picture it was an endless time dump butContinue reading “Day 150 – WEDDING DAY”

Day 149 – Wedding Weekend Part 2

“Happy is the man who finds a true friend, and far happier is he who finds that true friend in his wife.” -Franz Schubert “A good marriage is one where each partner secretly suspects they got the better deal.” -Unknown It’s rehearsal day. If I had to guess, we are having a good time withContinue reading “Day 149 – Wedding Weekend Part 2”

Day 148 – Wedding Weekend Part 1

“Marriage lets you annoy one special person for the rest of your life.” -Unknown Amalia would laugh at the quote above. This is our fun, we both crack jokes and annoy each other in good spirits. We are currently at wedding weekend day one, a full day/night of fun with the groomsmen and bridesmaids. ItemContinue reading “Day 148 – Wedding Weekend Part 1”

Day 147 – MIA

“Time to drink champagne and dance on the table.” -Unknown Hello friends and followers. Amalia and I will be MIA from the blog for this weekend. I am going to schedule three posts after this one with just our planned out decluttered items for the weekend. We are so excited! Tonight starts the fun byContinue reading “Day 147 – MIA”

Day 146 – Living

“Your time is limited, so don’t waste it living someone else’s life. Don’t be trapped by dogma – which is living with the results of other people’s thinking.” –Steve Jobs Today’s just a quick blurb about just thinking and doing independently in your life. I had a very interesting conversation today and to sum itContinue reading “Day 146 – Living”

Day 145 – Bye Bye Cable

“We cannot solve our problems with the same thinking we used when we created them.” -Albert Einstein The best time to solve a problem is before it’s a problem. This was the case for us and cable. Our cable bill was way too high for how little we actually used it so we decided toContinue reading “Day 145 – Bye Bye Cable”

Day 144 – The Final Stretch

“Starting strong is good. Finishing strong is epic.” – Robin Sharma “Finish strong…it’s the exact mentality of a distance runner sprinting to the tape, a boxer looking for a knockout, and a salesperson grinding out the last quarter to exceed their annual quote.” – Gary Ryan Blair Just some quick inspiration for everyone today. WeContinue reading “Day 144 – The Final Stretch”