Outside the Box: The price of gas and other things I learned when I got serious about early retirement

Now that we are several years into our journey beyond financial independence and to early retirement, the way we live now feels like our “normal.” But how we live now is markedly different from how we lived before we got laser focused on our big goal of retiring at the end of 2020 (initially), and later on retiring at the end of 2017 (the current goal).

And I’m not just talking about our years of high spending on travel and restaurants (thank goodness we never got into buying expensive clothes or shoes or any of the rest… though there was a lot of wine purchased, most of which we still have).

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