What Is Fire?

We talk a lot about FIRE on this blog. I can only imagine the various definitions folks are really putting behind this concept and wanted to take a minute to unpack the concept. For those asking what FIRE really is, this is an article just for you. What is FIRE? The FIRE movement is was […]

Struggle in the FIRE

I admit it—I’m a bit of a FIRE stalker. I mean, I’ve been lurking in the FIRE community for a minute, indulgently taking in the content of countless podcasts and blogs, and even generating a bit of my own. So, when Playing with FIRE premiered in my city with the original cast, I had to […]

Reframing for Abundance

I started my financial journey years ago. Before I began this journey, though, I started learning myself. I figured out what I enjoyed, started confronting and dealing with past traumas, and ultimately, working on myself. Part of this self-improvement process, though, was rooted in better understanding my context, my desires, how I defined success and […]

Lessons From Sheroes: How Reclaiming Your Time Can Fast Track Your Progress

Senator Maxine Waters is everybody’s Auntie, having made headlines last year with her irreverent dismissal of the status quo in favor of her time. That is, she made meme status by formally telling those she disagreed with, “boo, we ain’t got time’ for that,” effectively “bye Felicia”-ing their nonsense. Well, regardless of our individual politics, […]