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Bin Laden Dead: Be Thankful, Be Careful 12

Bin Laden Dead: Be Thankful, Be Careful

I hesitated to write this post because of the many lives lost on 9/11. I felt my words would not do this historic moment justice. My deepest sympathy to the families affected by this...

Too Frugal, Too Risky 25

Too Frugal, Too Risky

Everyone knows I love using the Metro. I even have a page tracking my savings! I’ve got my work commute down to a science, but there’s one thing very odd about the LA Metro....

Choose The Right Partner, Superman 13

Choose The Right Partner, Superman

I have been struggling with a multi-department project for the past few weeks. Straight out of Survivor, I formed an alliance with one of my colleagues to try and push the project toward our...

Have An Awesome Day! 9

Have An Awesome Day!

I am behind on my post schedule. My title isn’t optimized for SEO. I don’t care. The message and feeling I got today was priceless. I hope you feel it, too and share it...

Mango Languages Giveaway 58

Mango Languages Giveaway

You all know I recently used Mango Languages Passport to knock out one of my resolutions which is to learn a European language (French). In case you missed it, check out Mango Languages Review....

Six Month Review Of Buck Inspire 34

Six Month Review Of Buck Inspire

When I first began my blogging journey, I had two critical goals. Beat the Yakezie Challenge and continuously blog for six months. I accomplished the first goal and celebrated with a Blake Griffin dunk....

Mango Languages Review 10

Mango Languages Review

Last fall, my wife and I journeyed to France. It was amazing. However, it could have been even better if we knew how to speak French. One evening, we were lost and I asked...

Samantha Brown’s Plan B 2

Samantha Brown’s Plan B

Last week in the Samantha Brown Experience, I was working up the courage to ask Samantha a question after her presentation at the LA Travel and Adventure Show. Students, fans, and PR directors from...

Pay Your Bills On Time Or Face Double Jeopardy 13

Pay Your Bills On Time Or Face Double Jeopardy

I know I’m not using Double Jeopardy correctly, but just hear me out. Last week was a hectic week and life happened, again. In the chaos I missed making my credit card payment. Although...