One Week in the Palm Springs Area: Joshua Tree National Park & La Quinta Resort
In my mind it’s always sunny and 80 degrees in Southern California. Not the case when Josh and I went visited Joshua Tree National Park and the Palm Springs area in February of 2023. It was more 45 degrees and 15-20 mph winds in Joshua Tree and low to mid 60s in Palm Springs. Ironically,…
First Time CamperVan Trip: Expectations vs. Reality
First Time CamperVan Trip – 8 Days Covering Grand Teton, Yellowstone, Big Sky and Bozeman Montana
In Defense of PMI
In Defense of PMI – A Case Study on a 5% Down Payment for a Two-Family Property Metro Boston
Bermuda – 5 Days Exploring Paradise
First Time Experience in Bermuda, Guide to spending 5 days there.
Sedona and Arizona Sisters Trip
What do you get when you take two sisters who can barely drive, a rental Soccer Mom Volvo, and the open road? That would be the fourth installment of the annual Ericson sisters trip. For this trip, we were looking for a domestic trip somewhere off the beat and path with access to a National…
Acadia & Bar Harbor Maine
Boston to Bar Harbor in October I had been itching to get to a National Park for a bit. Acadia National Park in Maine being the closest one seemed like a logical choice as Josh and I thought about taking a Fall long weekend trip. Between the foliage, hiking, spectacular ocean views and delicious, meals it…
Kombucha Cost Hacking – Brew Your Own
The Process of Brewing Kombucha Tea and How the Costs Breaks Down vs. Buying from the Store
24 Hours in Panama City
In just 24 hours, you can accomplish quite a bit in Panama City. Highlights were the Panama Canal, Casco Viejo, and takin gin the city vibe.
First Investment Property Purchase
Basically since I graduated college and got a job I started saving to buy a property. That was what I had seen other people do and so I thought that was the best use for the money. I thought probably a condo. As I got older and my monthly savings started to finally accumulate some,…
Closets in the Cloud – Is Renting Clothes a Game Changer?
A Comprehensive Review of Renting Clothes with Rent the Runway’s Update Service