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Have you ever intended to do something productive, but then life got in the way' Here are some ways you can become more mindful of these moments to improve your focus. ...
Posted: Mar 08 2018 @ 12:00 PM
I grew up in a house. After a few years in college in apartments, I quickly moved into a house after graduation. I thought that was what I wanted. After recently switching back to an apartment, I'm realizing I haven't been organizing my life around what I value most. ...
Posted: Mar 05 2018 @ 12:00 PM
For March, I'm hoping to slow down and spend more time intentionally traveling. Not traveling in the distance sense, but more about how I commute and move around my own city. ...
Posted: Mar 02 2018 @ 12:00 PM
For February, I focused on Using Everything. This had three aspects to it - Mindful Consumption, Organization, and Decluttering. Although I didn't hit all my goals here, I did learn a few things. ...
Posted: Feb 28 2018 @ 11:00 AM
When you hear the word "vacation", what do you think' Is it the same thing as when you hear the word "travel"' These two terms are sometimes used interchangeably, but for most, they have entirely different connotations. Let's explore the spectrum between these two and see which you prefer. ...
Posted: Feb 26 2018 @ 9:00 AM
Tracking your asset allocation can help understand the difference between your target asset allocation and your current state. I use two techniques to monitor mine - using an external tool and manually monitoring it. The post Understanding Your Asset Allocation with Spreadsheets and Personal Capital appeared first on Minafi. ...
Posted: Feb 22 2018 @ 10:00 AM
A few months after I graduated college my mom passed away. That led to a complicated estate and inheritance legal case that ended up with me (somehow) getting $100,000 that I probably should've have gotten. Here's how it happend. The post How A Bank Error In My Favor Earned Me $100,000 and I Got to Keep it. Really. appeared first on Minafi. ...
Posted: Feb 19 2018 @ 10:27 AM
One way to stay on track with your goals is to use commitment devices - mind tricks to hold yourself accountable. These can be a powerful way to help keep yourself on track if used correctly, but can make life miserable if misused. The post Commitment Devices for Minimalism and Simple Living appeared first on Minafi. ...
Posted: Feb 15 2018 @ 9:00 AM
To start this year right, I queued up a bunch of books that I've been looking forward to starting. My favorites so far of the year have been Children of Time, The Year of Less, The Miracle Morning and Cork Dork. The post My Favorite Books for January 2018 appeared first on Minafi. ...
Posted: Feb 12 2018 @ 9:00 AM
If you were to tell the story about how you improved and grew for something you're currently trying to improve, how would that story go' What did you do to help yourself accomplish your goals and overcome all obstacles' That is your growth story, and it can be a tremendously powerful motivation. The post What is Your Growth Story' appeared first on Minafi. ...
Posted: Feb 07 2018 @ 10:00 AM


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