Yes, but I’m starting to question myself. I wake up – think about blogging. During work –
I think about blogging I blog. When I get home, I tweet/email/do blog stuff. For someone who naturally doesn’t like to write, it’s all very strange to me. (although my wife would say this is more like “talking” and networking than “writing,” and I think it’s true.)
I liken it to my early years when all I thought about was women ;) But now that I’m married, it’s more like having a mistress instead – a mistress that goes by the name of Budgets Are Sexy! Ow ow! At first I thought it was just a phase, but here we are 2 years later and my passion is only growing for her. It’s just so damn exciting! The question though, is whether I’m addicted. And I just may be.
Which brings me to my point today – I think I need a vacation. More specifically, I think I need to join all our friends on a 10-day Eurotrip this Spring! (didn’t see that one coming, huh?). The more I learn about money, the more I realize the importance of spending it on things you truly value – and not to hoard it. I always TRY to keep this in mind, but the reality is I don’t. I save and save and save, and then I get addicted and never want to spend any of it! Haha…I’m not saying it’s totally bad, but it’s def. not the most healthy.
If there’s one thing I have never regretted in life it’s traveling. And even more so with my crazy friends and all their crazy significant others. It may slow down my millionaire plan for a bit, but traveling always repays you back in “life experiences.” And in all honesty that’s a lot more important to me than more money in the bank.
So instead of making up excuses and worrying about missing all my money AND my blog stuff, I’m gonna say F it and just do it! Yes, I WILL go on that trip with all you, friends :) This blog will be fine without me for a little while, right? And doesn’t the iPhone work in Europe anyways? haha… it will surely be expensive, and you know I’ll blog about it later, but I think it would be stupid of me to pass on such a once-in-a-lifetime adventure like this. As the saying goes, you can always find ways to get more money, but you can never get your youth back!
Jay loves talking about money, collecting coins, blasting hip-hop, and hanging out with his three beautiful boys. You can check out all of his online projects at jmoney.biz. Thanks for reading the blog!