Welcome to my blog! Since 2001 I've written1,000+ postsabout software/personal development, technology, minimalism, FIRE, movies, startups and my life. These span three separate blogs, with all articles linked from here.
This blog Focuses on exploring the intersection of minimalism, mindfulness and technology + my journal.
Minafi Financial indepenence, investing and my journy to retire early (36 ✔️).
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January 10, 2023
Some people claim they'd be bored if they retired. Others have enough activities to be content for a lifetime. What have some people figured out?
September 7, 2020
August 9, 2020
Create a list of local spots you can drive to that inspire you.
July 27, 2020
July 20, 2020
August 19, 2019
Help maintain an identity after retirement by defining yourself by more than just your job. An identity bridge helps maintain a sense of self and accomplishment after retirement.
February 25, 2019
The idea of "luck" when it comes to financials is a complicated topic. I do believe it has a role, but it's important to differentiate luck from action.
January 14, 2019
November 26, 2018
November 14, 2018
October 8, 2018
What is your path to early retirement? Having a set goal is one thing, but designing a life with an irresistible staircase there is another thing. If you can find your own motivation, you'll get there sooner than you think.
May 7, 2018
March 8, 2018
February 15, 2018
February 7, 2018
January 24, 2018
January 10, 2018
December 22, 2017
December 20, 2017
December 15, 2017