Things I Know Very Little (But Pretend to Know) About: Insurance

It’s good to have insurance. I just learned that recently. For the most part, I have been a pretty good driver, but I had to file my first accident claim a couple days ago and it was a learning experience. My dad is an insurance agent, which is good since I tend to have questionsContinue reading “Things I Know Very Little (But Pretend to Know) About: Insurance”

30 Thoughts Before 30: #29: “I Kind of Want a Dog”

I had two dogs growing up. My parents currently have two silver labs. My oldest sister has one, that will soon have a baby to contend with. Many people have expressed in their own way of saying that dogs are better than humans. I can’t think of a truer statement. In my neighborhood, it isContinue reading “30 Thoughts Before 30: #29: “I Kind of Want a Dog””

Turning into My Parents: Lights

Welcome to “Turning into My Parents”. A series on how I’m slowly becoming more like the people who raised me. You really can’t comprehend as a child that the thing powering the television and lights in the house isn’t free. My grandfather always asked us as kids if we had turned the lights off inContinue reading “Turning into My Parents: Lights”

30 Thoughts Before 30. #30: “Are the Best Years Really Behind Me?”

Short answer: No. We’re often told we have to do everything by the end of our 20s to set up the rest of our life. The problem is, most of us don’t have everything figured out by then. Some mask it by getting married and having a kid or two. Others like me improvise withoutContinue reading “30 Thoughts Before 30. #30: “Are the Best Years Really Behind Me?””