"Don't have any organized activity ideas, but what about a "mini-Walden" week. Basically just get away to somewhere simple and quiet to reflect, think, and plan. Maybe backpacking or other camping, maybe a cabin…"
I get one week off in June (the week after Father's Day). This is for self-improvement or personal progress. This is the 14th year I've had this privilege. I've attended many seminars and classes. These were usually for professional development, not so much for personal development though some times there is overlap. Usually there is an "adventure" component: I've gone mountian climbing, white water rafting, hiking, motorcycle trips, road bike trips, scuba..just a lot of stuff. My issue…See More
"Western Culture is the culture that is taking over - American culture. It is not being subsided.
As for the numbers, you have oddly 1 billion "whites", 1.4 billion Chinese "yellows" 1 billion African "blacks", 1.2…"
"The current issue of Forbes magazine has an article about management expenses/loads for retirement accounts. 401(k) matches are certainly not as common as mainstream media would lead people to believe. Whenever I've been offered a…"
"Class thing, and your feelings about risk. Our emergency/unemployment is 6 months' expenses, a pretty typical rule of thumb from financial advisers. We'll never need it instantly, but we sure want it there even when stocks have…"