The Wealth Ratio

This was a very useful metric I found a couple years ago. It tells you how “wealthy” you are. This is a bit of a biased look. Wealth by the wealth ratio, means how easily you can provide for yourself using passive and portfolio income and not have to work. If you don’t know what …

Passive Income – What Is It

If you have ever been to a finance seminar, “how to get rich” conference, or read a Rich Dad,Poor Dad book, you will have heard this term. “Passive Income” gets thrown around a lot and has become overrused in my opinion. Nonetheless, it is an idealistic concept that is important to know. It can change …

Nikon 50mm 1.8D Lens

This was the second lens I every purchased for my camera. I was waiting on my 18-200mm Nikon VR to arrive and all I had was a 10-20mm Sigma wide-angle. I was going nuts because all I could take was wide-angle shots. Anyhow, this fille the gap nicely and I would definitely recommend it as …

What is My IP Address

I’m sick of having to try and find a site every time I want to get the ip address of my computer. I log in with Remote Desktop Connection quite often or I post a large file to one of my computers at home and want to serve it from there. Unfortunately, I am behind …

Scuba Diving

I was certified for scuba diving a few years ago and it turned out to be one of the best things I have done for my traveling. I’m not going to go off on how awesome it is and how many dives I have done (because I haven’t done many) so don’t worry. This article …

Nikon Remote – ML-L3 – Review

I received this for Christmas this year. What a handy little gadget. The NB-3L is the infared remote for Nikon cameras that support remote shutter release. It lets you snap the shutter from a distance. Why would you need this? Well for a few reasons. Situations where you want everyone to be in the picture …

South East Asia – 2004

In 2004 I backpacked in South East Asia for 2 months. This included Thailand, Cambodia, Vietnam, and Laos. It was my first big trip and I had to say I had an excellent time. This is just a recap of it for those interested in going. I’ll summarize right away and read on if you …