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Prepping for Conferences

October 10, 2017
AUTHOR: Emilie

Reading Time: 4 minutes As I’ve mentioned repeatedly, I’m on a bit of a whirlwind series of trips right now that include three conferences: MilspoCON (formerly EMBARK), Milblogging (also known as the Military Influencer Conference), and FinCon! As you may know, I attended FinCon last year and found it to be an absolutely transformative experience, which is why when…

What I did about the Equifax Data Breach

October 9, 2017
AUTHOR: Emilie

Reading Time: 4 minutes There is not a single affiliate link anywhere in this post. These things are not money-making opportunities. They’re real. On September 7, 2017, Equifax, one of the top three credit reporting agencies, announced a cybersecurity incident that could have impacted nearly 150 million Americans. If you haven’t already heard about this, you can read more…

I Said Yes.

October 2, 2017
AUTHOR: Emilie

Reading Time: 7 minutes Casey and I often talk about how our relationship was built on weekend getaways. When we first started dating, nearly four years ago, we were only a 2.5 hour drive apart. Only I had a car, though, and 5 hours round trip for a new relationship is rough. Instead, we’d pool for a hotel, and…

October 2017 Goals

October 1, 2017
AUTHOR: Emilie

Reading Time: 3 minutes I wrote my very goals post on this blog in February 2015. Since then, well, it’s been a journey. I shared yesterday that I was going to be changing my goal setting system in an effort to be more intentional. I encourage to read about how I’m working to be more mindful through my goal-setting…

A Different Way of Goal Setting

September 30, 2017
AUTHOR: Emilie

Reading Time: 5 minutes STARTING FROM SCRATCH HERE. I know that October seems like an arbitrary time in the year to just DECIDE to re-do goal-setting, but this is real and this is happening AND JANUARY FIRST IS JUST A REGULAR OL’ DAY TOO. Something about my goal-setting system hasn’t been working lately. I’ve been struggling with this gnawing…