I have a confession to make. I lied about my age. All day long, I have been allowing people to wish me a Happy 40th Birthday. As a matter of fact, we have been lying about my age on the 26th of March for the past forty years. For this, I apologize. Now, this apology … More I Lied About My Age….
So…. Tomorrow, I will be 40 years of age. Many people dread leaving their thirties behind but I am not counted among that number. I have high hopes for my forties. We will be starting a new job in a few weeks that will also place us in a new home and a new state. … More It’s that Tin Fish…
The boys in my house have been hounding me for a couple of weeks now for a trip out somewhere awesome before I move. Our schedule was empty for last night so we decided that it was time to take off. Now, one of my absolute favorite things to eat is sushi. It really doesn’t … More Sushi & John Goodman
When I got my first house, back in 1994, I could not afford anything in my house other than my basic expenses (rent, utilities, ramen noodles, etc…..). Getting cable television in my apartment was out of the question, even if I wanted it. If I wanted to watch WWE wrestling, I went to a friend’s … More Cable cutters
Three years ago, Angela Johnson wrote an article for money.cnn.com stating that 76% of America was living paycheck to paycheck. What this tells us is that over three quarters of Americans have very little savings and would be dangerously close to being homeless if they were to be put out of a job. In today’s … More What kind of interest are you getting?
Every time I go to Wal-Mart, I see about a million things that I think that I need to buy. Of course, I do not actually need any of these things (The $5 movie bin is a tool of Satan). Who really does? However, this is Today Me that needs his instant gratification. Of course, … More Me vs. Me
Have you ever had one of those moments where you are super-aware of the impact that your own decisions have on those around you? You see your children performing actions or saying things that you know they got from you. Maybe something is being introduced at your job that you discovered. Regardless, this is your … More Ripple
Hello, world. My name is Zach Strange and this is my strange life. I’m a 39-year-old husband and father and I am about to embark on an adventure that I would like to share with you.