How I keep a simple daily journal

I sent a (really short) email to my main crew over at Really Short Emails with a simple subject line… Do you keep a daily journal? The responses were plentiful! Plenty of yeses and nos, different styles of journaling, and varying frequencies… Twice per day, once on Mondays, whenever it makes sense… Some keep theirs …

I bet it’s at the library

I sent out a Really Short Email the other day. It went something like this: Whilst conducting a little experiment, I read nine personal finance and money management books since January 1st. Decided to sit down and craft a budget for **the first time ever**. Jeepers creepers – it’s not lookin’ too good. The next …

Video games done made me stupid

It’s that time of the year where we reflect on all the things! Top 10 lists, best photos, things we’re thankful for, new resolutions, etc., etc. Well, I hate to disappoint, but I don’t have any lists or lofty goals. In looking back on 2017, I discovered a single revelation: Video games done made me …

Birthdays – AC011

The show notes In this episode, we dig into the topic of birthdays. This year, I'm approaching my birthday a bit differently. What are some ways you use birthdays as a benchmark or barometer to help you achieve goals? Music The track used at the b...

Begin – AC010

The show notes In this episode, we explore the very first issue of Weekly Coffee, written over a year ago now. Wow, a lot has changed, but I definitely feel the same energy I felt when jumping into it for the first time. Check out the link below to re...

Sushi – AC009

The show notes In this episode, we touch on one of my favorite topics: how to live and work like a sushi chef. I've written about this a ton before, so it was only a matter of time before it came up on the show. Links mentioned Jiro Dreams of Sushi M...

Tomatoes – AC008

The show notes In this episode, learn about the Pomodoro Technique, a simple and effective method to get in the zone and get the right things done in the limited time you have. Links mentioned Tomato Timer Productivity 101: A Primer to The Pomodoro T...