Post Tax Season – Now What?

It has been a while since I have written here so I thought I would update you on the business front. I have grown tremendously the last 5 months and now have somewhere around 70 clients. Sometimes it is a 24/7 job just answering calls, emails, texts, or Skype messages and keeping up with admin work so I […]

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An Update On My Elevator Dream

If you remember I wrote a post a while ago about the recurring elevator dream or nightmare I frequently had. It was always about me being in an elevator that would then turn upside down and flip in all directions with me inside trying to hold on for dear life. Well since I last wrote about […]

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Make Your Own Nice

After sharing our debt free news I knew there would be two kinds of reactions: 1) Feeling inspired and motivated it can be done; 2) Feeling uncomfortable or unsatisfied compared to us. I intended to share our income and numbers only to illustrate that we are a pretty average dual income household in America and we were […]

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Losing A Parent

Losing a parent is probably one of the most difficult and painful experiences you can go through. The other day I had a childhood friend reach out to me about it since she is unfortunately facing it now. She knew I had lost my father and wanted my advice, but I found it to be […]

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My 5 Stages of Transition

Ok so you all know the 5 stages of grief? Well I came up with the 5 stages of transition from what I experienced between quitting my job to starting my own thing. Now that is has been a full year of working for myself, I have had some time to reflect back on my […]

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I’m Alive!!!

Sorry guys it has been a while since I last posted so just thought I would stop by and let you know I am still here! I got a new look for my blog and wanted to give you an update on what I have been doing. Since December, I have really focused on growing […]

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Don’t Cry for Me About Amazon

A lot of you know from Facebook that I was recently interviewed by Amazon for a tax position in Seattle, WA and ended up not getting a job offer. It started out as one email from a recruiter requesting a phone interview, that turned into a second phone interview, that turned into flying me out for […]

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Getting Back On Track

I have been in vacation mode ever since we got back from vacation. It has been a month now since we got back from our 10 day road trip and I still haven’t fully gotten back to my normal schedule. I got so used to eating out, eating all the bad things like chips and […]

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Thank You Letters

Last month I spoke at a career panel in a high school accounting class and over the weekend I received some thank you letters from some of the high school students. I thought these were really cool and touching so I wanted to share them. It really made my day and made me think that […]

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Crazy Week & Birthday Weekend!

It’s been a whirlwind of a week and weekend so I thought I would do a quick update of everything going on:   1. Insurance Claims –  I am still dealing with insurance companies and estimators to get our car repaired after the car accident I had a few weeks ago. A guy in a […]

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