advocating for our son

I had the privilege of recording an interview for an upcoming parent panel that will be part of a two-day training for occupational, physical, and speech therapists. I would have done the panel in person but due to COVID it was rescheduled for LP’s birthday and I would rather spend the day with him. I … Continue reading advocating for our son


journey to fi: march 2020 spending report

Mr. Smith and I have a dream of achieving financial independence (FI). We've been on this path for quite some time. Most months, I report the percentages that we spent in each category, our savings rate for the month, and our progress towards our FI number.   You might wonder why I'm reporting percentages and not the actual numbers. … Continue reading journey to fi: march 2020 spending report

a year of grace: our 2020 goals

We're big on reflecting and setting goals around here. As usual, it took the entire month of January for me to think through what happened in 2019 and consider what we want our life to look like in 2020. 2019: another year of big changes and many successes The changes: I quit my job on … Continue reading a year of grace: our 2020 goals