Monthly Archives: August 2013

Red Bull BC One North American Finals – Houston, Texas

Saturday night, August 17th, our friend Amanda invited about 30 of us dancers to The Warehouse Live for the Red Bull BC One North American Finals dance competition. The winner gets to go to Korea for the World Finals. We … Continue reading

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Hawaii by James Michener

I just finished Hawaii by James Michener.  It’ll go down as one of my all time favorite books and judging by the awards, movies and TV series made from this historical novel, it’s obvious that lots of others feel the … Continue reading

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Bird of Paradise

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At The Stoplight

Hahahahaha! “Nobody cares about your stick figure family”

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Kauai Coffee Company

One of the fun things I did while in Hawaii was to visit the Kauai Coffee Company.  I’ve toured breweries and wineries but I’ve never learned much about one of my other favorite beverages – coffee.  A tour was definitely … Continue reading

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Wealth Tip #8

Words of Wisdom, Proverbs and Little Gems. To close out this series on Wealth, I asked friends to send me some of their words of wisdom regarding money. Heather: The borrower is ALWAYS slave to the lender. Chip: Proverbs is filed … Continue reading

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Wealth Tip #7

Read good books. There are gobs off great books out there on financial planning and building wealth.  Dave Ramsey is by far the most well known today.  He’s got books and workbooks as well as traveling seminars and home study … Continue reading

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Wealth Tip #6

Let’s take a look at taxes. Building wealth means that we are spending less than we are earning.  Any part of your financial plan that can reduce the outflow of money will increases the opportunity to build wealth.  Paying taxes … Continue reading

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Wealth Tip #5

Investing. There are very few ways to get rich quick that really work so let’s do a reality check and face the facts – investing and building wealth take time.  The more time you have, the greater your wealth will … Continue reading

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Wealth Tip #4

Giving. It’s one of the more baffling pieces of building wealth, but the act of giving is a part of gathering wealth.  Give it away and you surprisingly get more. I’ve written about this before in the Paradox of Service, … Continue reading

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