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I was browsing a friend’s Facebook profile yesterday and they shared this image… Since I really don’t want to hear about the sex life of the two or three thousand of you that will read this post, let’s put a little spin on it shall we? How about you describe your financial habits with a […]

Stuff that confuses me.

January 20, 2012 · 26 comments

It’s 9:00pm here in Korea as I write this (7am EST) and I’m watching the movie “Wall Street”. I’ve never seen it and 20 minutes in, and I’m hooked. What that means for you is that I am unfortunately not going to write an article because I’m going to continue watching the movie. How’s that […]

So I was in Vegas this last weekend for the Rock & Roll Half Marathon. No, I didn’t run, but my brother did. Girl Ninja was in Denver for the weekend visiting a college friend so I joined my Mom, Dad, and Brother in Sin City. Bro Ninja broke his personal record in the half […]

Frick being normal.

November 14, 2011 · 36 comments

Girl Ninja and I heard a great message at church yesterday; it was titled “Weird: Because normal isn’t working”. It was an awesome message about how being weird is a good thing. I liked the message, so I thought I’d incorporate it into today’s blog post. Let’s take a look at some statistics, observations, and […]

I’ve been pretty fortunate to happen across some pretty easy money throughout my life. I started tutoring my Senior year of college at a rate of $20/hour. Within a few short months I was able to charge upwards of $50/hour. Then there was the time I house-sat for one of the families I tutored and […]

Protesting a protest…

October 12, 2011 · 58 comments

Saw this picture tagged on Facebook yesterday, thought I’d share it with you all… To be perfectly honest, I’ve kind of stayed in the dark about the Occupy Wall Street movement. I’ve personally never been a big fan of huge protests…especially when half the people protesting don’t really know exactly what they’re protesting…. Organizer Anthony […]

Time for a change.

September 22, 2011 · 11 comments

I spent way too much time yesterday messing around with my blog layout. As you can tell, things look pretty different. I had the old design scheme for a little over a year and felt like I was going to vomit if I had to look at it another day. While I still have a […]