8 ways to challenge your mind

March 28, 2019

    A 17 knot north-east breeze is my kind of breeze.  Not to heavy and not too light – just perfect for dinghy racing on Sydney Harbour. When I first moved to Sydney just over 10 years ago, one of the drawcards was the opportunity to learn how to sail.  My husband grew up sailing boats.  He was enrolled in learn-to-sail holiday programs from the age of 8.  I…


The Financial Movement for Anyone Who’s Sick of Working 9 to 5

January 21, 2019

The typical road to retirement looks like this: Graduate college. Get a job. Get promoted. Get raises. Buy a house. Fill it with stuff. Work for at least 40 years to pay for the stuff. Then you retire and finally have time to do all the things you’ve been dreaming of… if you have the money to do them. For many people, this path has lost its appeal, and they’re…