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 ✔️).
Hardcover Building Hardcover in public.
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Posts that contain some photos! This is specifically reserved for photos that I've personally taken or been involved with in some way – not just photos downloaded and used in posts.
Twitter was one of the first tech giants to embrace the developer community. That goodwill is now gone.
January 20, 2023
Some of the top themes for this year were growing closer with friends, knee surgery & recovery, loss, Hardcover and finding balance.
December 31, 2022
My yearly recap of everything that happened during the previous year.
December 31, 2021
A look into what's stood out from 3 years of early retirement life.
December 30, 2021
We set out to hike 100 miles across the mountains of Utah at altitudes above 10,000ft. What happened next wasn't planned.
October 24, 2021
Each month I chose a theme, like "Focus", "Finish" and "Routine".
February 28, 2021
COVID-19, South Utah hiking trip, misinformation, Minafi.
December 31, 2020
December 27, 2020
December 1, 2020
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 5, 2020
June 2, 2020
May 1, 2020
March 16, 2020
December 31, 2019
A look at what's worked, what hasn't and what I'd do differently from my first year retired.
December 14, 2019
October 21, 2019
September 7, 2019
July 15, 2019
June 17, 2019
May was a fantastic month with a focus on spending time outdoors, camping and hiking.
June 3, 2019
My mom passed away when I was 23, yet through an odd series of events she gave me birthday present 9 months after her death that surprised me and delights me to this day.
May 20, 2019