Why You Don’t Have the Money to Travel

I’ve spent the last several weeks shaking my head over the negotiations going on in Congress regarding raising the debt ceiling.  In many respects it’s sad to see the partisan bickering and school-yard bantering going on.  I thought we had elected grown-ups but...

Cost of Living in Indonesia

One of the most common questions we get asked is how can you afford to take a 1 year sabbatical?  Isn’t it really expensive?  Up to this point I’ve had a particular number in my head of what our monthly expenses would be but I really didn’t have a definitive answer. ...

How to Win the Lottery

Have you ever dreamed of winning the lottery?  Planned out your life and what you would do with all the money?  Thought about how all your worries and anxieties would magically disappear because you’d be filthy rich?  I’m going to tell you how I win the lottery...