There are two ways to be rich:
One is by acquiring much,
and the other is by desiring little.
~Jackie French Koller
I am very wealthy. Rich in fact.
Of course, we’re not able to retire early.
We have a lot of years left on our mortgage.
We don’t own a car. I ride the bus. We do a lot of walking.
My wardrobe is small, and the labels are not designer.
Our home is simply furnished and relatively small. The decor is kid friendly and welcoming.
I track every penny we spend. Our budget is debated and examined often by me and my husband.
Our oldest son has a small collection of toys many of which were bought second hand.
Our new baby plays with plastic cups and chews on well worn receiving blankets.
They are both clothed in a mix of hand-me-downs, second hand purchases and…
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