Don’t forget to indulge and enjoy life along the way to FI

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Indulge the things that make you happy, then ruthlessly cut the rest Updated: November 22nd, 2021 As I write this post, I want to acknowledge that the life I live is one of privilege. I have never had to struggle to put food on the table, find a job, pay the bills, etc. I am… Continue reading Don’t forget to indulge and enjoy life along the way to FI

In praise of the dumbphone and leaving the smartphone behind forever

Amanda from Counting Cathedrals, saw my recent article about how I locked my cell phone in a safe for 24 hours to escape the need for a constant dopamine hit. Then she reached out with her own personal experience. Amanda, who is on a quest to see a basketball game in all 350+ college arenas,… Continue reading In praise of the dumbphone and leaving the smartphone behind forever

The Almanack of Naval Ravikant by Eric Jorgenson

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Highlights and Quotes from The Almanack of Naval Ravikant: A Guide to Wealth and Happiness by Eric Jorgenson I’ve been seeing The Almanack of Naval Ravikant by Eric Jorgenson pop up as a must read for awhile now. I like Naval. He is a brilliant guy, and I’ve listened to him on the Tim Ferriss Show, but… Continue reading The Almanack of Naval Ravikant by Eric Jorgenson

Yep, I locked my cell phone in a safe for 24 hours

The search for a long-term solution to manage my cell phone usage Yep. I did it. I locked my phone in the safe for 24 hours this weekend. At this point, I am sure you are thinking. Why? After months of struggling with how to use my phone less, I decided that the only way… Continue reading Yep, I locked my cell phone in a safe for 24 hours

If you don’t ask, you don’t get

It’s that simple. For nearly everything in life, getting what you want is as simple as asking. Will the answer always be “yes?” Certainly not. But how do you know if you don’t try? Nearly everything big in my life, has come from asking And I mean big! “If you don’t ask, you don’t get… Continue reading If you don’t ask, you don’t get