I found out about The Minimalism Game catching up on Colleen Wainwright’s Facebook page, upon which she had posted a picture of some clothes she was tossing under the mysterious hashtag #MinsGame. It turns out that this is a project, of sorts, from two journalists who are learning to live with less stuff. This has […]
About three weeks ago I tweeted that I was going to “blog my butt off”, the idea being that I wanted to see what would happen if I posted stuff without worrying about how it fit with my website’s “theme”. I had been feeling bottled-up for quite a long time, and wanted to see if […]
Last week I received a fascinating email from long-time reader Dr. Heather Brannon, a family medicine physician who has been treating Attention Deficit Hyperactivity Disorder (aka AD/HD) exclusively since the beginning of 2013. The gist of her email was surprising: had I considered getting diagnosed for AD/HD?
I decided to start going to the gym again last May, and it’s been about 17 weeks since restarting the habit. I’ve been pretty good about going three times a week, with a few days dropped here and there, but not for more than two/three sessions. So how am I feeling right now after doing […]
Recently attorney Tina Mills wrote to me with an interesting design challenge for children who need to keep track of their parents schedules. She’s given me permission to post her text in its entirety: Some parents want to chart their child’s school and activity schedule. Some parents fight over a child’s time in a divorce; […]
It’s been quite some time since I last posted. I’ve been pushing on getting the new Shopify store working, talking to Shipwire’s customer sales support, and generally trying to get everything working as quickly as possible. There are a lot of small-but-weighty decisions to make. I have to refactor the way I handle inventory and […]
One of the reasons for starting a “productivity reboot” was the savage onset of click madness. At various times of the day, I would find myself falling into a haze and clicking on various news and social media sites to see what was new and exciting. I would click down the list, and then at […]