Category: Early Retirement

We’re Officially Retired

It’s official. We’re retired! Wait. What? How did this happen? In short, not exactly by choice, then exactly by choice. Let me explain. Not so long ago, in a land …

Why We Are Retiring Early

It’s commonly known within the FIRE community that the FI stands for Financial Independence and the RE stands for Retire Early. But there are a lot of folks who love …

It Was Always My Choice to Make

I’m in the bowels of a large ocean liner steaming across the open sea. My heart is pounding and my arms ache. I’ve been shoveling coal from giant reservoirs into …