Welcome to my blog! Since 2001 I've written626 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 βœ”οΈ).

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Travel and adventure have always been a big part of my life. I travel through books, food, video games – and every once in a while physically. Traveling has give me excuses to grow in new areas of life.

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We set out to hike 100 miles across the mountains of Utah at altitudes above 10,000ft. What happened next wasn't planned.

Each month I chose a theme, like "Focus", "Finish" and "Routine".

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COVID-19, South Utah hiking trip, misinformation, Minafi.

Create a list of local spots you can drive to that inspire you.

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May was a fantastic month with a focus on spending time outdoors, camping and hiking.

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.

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For the first time in our lives, we traveled with a guide and a schedule to Vietnam, Laos and Cambodia. The cost of this trip? Around $15,000 for 2 weeks. It was an absolutely amazing trip filled with friends, memories and as much delicious food as we could stomach.

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