So Just How Broke Did I Get?

October 15, 2017 Posted by Tyler Cruz

I don’t want to write this post. It’s really embarrassing, especially after having had been fairly successful with affiliate marketing and many things that came before that. But it’s also true, and I have never told a lie on my blog and have always been very open and honest since my blog’s inception 12 years […]

Posted: October 15th, 2017 under Personal 12 Comments

I Have Been Learning Chinese (Mandarin)

October 6, 2017 Posted by Tyler Cruz

Shortly before our first Chinese homestay student arrived about a year and 4 months ago, I decided that I would try to learn Mandarin. I decided to do this for a few reasons. First, he was studying English and I thought it would be nice if I learned Chinese at the same time. Secondly, I […]

Posted: October 6th, 2017 under Personal 2 Comments

An Update on My Meniere’s Disease

September 9, 2017 Posted by Tyler Cruz

2.5 years ago (I can absolutely not believe it was that long ago already), I announced that I was diagnosed with Meniere’s disease. Without hyperbole, this disease has completely destroyed my life. And to make matters worse, there is no cure, real treatment, or even support for this stupid disease. If you don’t know what […]

Posted: September 9th, 2017 under Personal 17 Comments

A Mandoline Sent Me to the Emergency Room

January 29, 2016 Posted by Tyler Cruz

This is a difficult post for me to write because I literally get shudders whenever I think about the incident. Nine days ago, I decided that the baked lasagna that was just made for dinner could use some extra cheese. However, both the box grater and hand grater were in the dishwasher and I wanted […]

Posted: January 29th, 2016 under Personal 7 Comments