Monthly Archives: September 2013

cash management

In Indonesia, I’m experiencing a throw-back to the days when I didn’t have a washer and dryer and compulsively collected quarters for the laundromat. In this case: it’s taxis. Dave Ramsey–the American financial evangelist for a debt-free, cash-based lifestyle–would endorse … Continue reading

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now that’s sick

A few weeks after I arrived in Indonesia I was diagnosed with typhoid. I didn’t even realize that this was still around as a communicable disease. But I guess it is in a place where the tap water is not … Continue reading

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