Why a Business Should Stand For Something

Throughout my short career I have never felt better about working somewhere then my time here at TurnKey.  It isn’t the pay (though they pay me way too much money), it isn’t the perks (there aren’t any…besides the fact that I get a paycheck) and it isn’t the people I work with (though they are great).  The fact is, there …


Go to Disneyland

Yeah, we went to Disneyland.  No we don’t have any kids. Read Brendy’s post about it here

1st Place in Adult White Belt

Win a Jiu-Jitsu Tournament

Back in June I decided to compete in my first Brazilian Jiu-Jitsu tournament.  I wrestled in high school and Jiu-Jitsu is the closest thing to wrestling in martial arts.  I work in finance.  I push paper all day behind.  I sit behind a solid wood desk.  It’s not a physical job.  My muscles (and my brain) were getting atrophy so …

master planner

Better Planner (Part 1)

One of my 101 things I have on my list is to become a better planner…or more appropriately, “#35.  Read a book on how to become a better planner”.  I am not a great planner.  I pay my bills on time, I make it to appointments when I am suppose to but is not that what it takes to live …


Go to Yosemite / Go Snowshoeing

Yosemite is a place of mystery.  How did the mountains get so big, the waterfalls so elegant and the lakes so mesmerizing?  Brendy hadn’t experienced Yosemite in her 4 plus years as a resident of California.  It was time to change that. Oh yea, and we went snowshoeing (check that one off the ol’ 101 List too!)   *** For …