The Situation in Greece

Parthenon

I’ve been very interested by what is currently happening in Greece. The country is in the middle of a situation being called a “financial meltdown”, a “political power play”, or the “GrExit” (Greek Exit from the Euro).

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June 30 , 2015
Category Thoughts
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I don’t like the smell of fire

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After you experience the smell of a house fire you won’t ever forget it.  The same is true for the chemicals used to remove smoke damage.

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June 29 , 2015
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Why I started vlogging

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This week I answered my question of “How would a web developer vlog?” I posted two vlogs on my new YouTube channel!

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June 26 , 2015
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Watched: Inside Out

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Our kids are at an age where they can use a calendar and understand dates. They have been counting down for weeks to June 19th – the opening day of the new Pixar movie Inside Out.

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June 22 , 2015
Category Movies
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Watched: Bill Cunningham New York

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Tonight Amanda and I watched “Bill Cunningham New York” (IMDBNetflix link) a documentary profiling an iconic New York fashion photographer. The movie came out in 2010 when Mr. Cunningham was 81 years old and he’s now 86 and still going.

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June 17 , 2015
Category Movies
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Measure and Optimize

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A theme that is running through many areas of my life right now is measure and optimize. I seem to be continually collecting and analyzing statistics about myself and things around me.

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April 14 , 2015
Category Life
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Experimenting With Theme Days

theme-days

I enjoy experimenting with my workflow. One day last week I woke up at 4am and worked till 10am to get a “full day of work” done before my family had lunch with my dad. It was a productive day and getting things done early helped me not be anxious during our lunch. It’s not something that I’ll keep up for the long haul since I was very tired come mid-afternoon.

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March 3 , 2015
Category Workflow
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Have A Plan For Legal Documents

Have A Plan For Legal Documents

This morning I arrived at the coworking space and started getting setup for the day. I cleaned out my backpack and found a bunch of papers in the front pocket of my pack. This isn’t normal for me because I scan and shred all paper to get it out of my life quickly.

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February 26 , 2015
Category Soloprenuer
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I Launched A Plugin Marketplace

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I noticed that I had gone most of January without blogging. Unlike previous months there was a clear reason for the silence.

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February 13 , 2015
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Dividing Annual Goals into Monthly Goals

Dividing Annual Goals into Monthly Goals

I was listening to a podcast recently and the topic of monthly goals came up. (I think it was Startups for the Rest of Us, but I’m not sure.) The idea is taking your big annual goal and dividing it into smaller steps that can be measured in one calendar month.

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February 10 , 2015
Category Notes
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