Posts filed under: Blogging

The Grounded Engineer has been a fun endeavor for me. I’ve read a few books over the course of the year that changed my perception of running this blog. In...
  • 2017 mid-year goal
It is fall up here in the midwest and the leaves are beginning to turn beautiful colors. My last update was right after Father’s Day, my first Father’s Day as...
  • handyman
I recently read this article from Mr. Money Mustache (MMM) named Making Space for Badassity. In this article, MMM challenges his readers to stay home for a weekend with zero plans. He...
  • 2017 mid-year goal
I hope everyone enjoyed Father’s Day. It was my first Father’s Day with my little girl and it was a great day. My wife made chocolate chip pancakes and bacon...
  • you can become a millionaire with an average salary
Is it possible to become a millionaire with an average salary? The answer is yes, but the key to the answer is to leverage compound interest. CNN had an interesting article...
I finally realized that I am a millennial. At 29, I thought I was too old to be considered a millennial. It was only a few years ago that I...
  • Advice for millennials
I was thinking the other day: what advice for millennials would I give that would be valuable for them to know? What would I tell myself when I was graduating...
  • Goal setting 2017
In my post last week, I wrote my 2016 year-end summary. At the end of the post, I touched on why goal setting is important. I’ve read quite a few articles...
  • 2016 year-end summary
I hope everyone enjoyed their holiday weekend and that 2016 was a good year for you. 2016 was a  great year for my family and me – I have many...