Category Archives: The beginning

The start of my journey.

Accomplishments

Accomplishments are always nice. They kind of give you a feeling like …well …like you accomplished something. Since I have always been a guy that likes to fix or build things, those feelings were always my welcome reward after countless … Continue reading

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What I did on my Summer Vacation

Meet Jared and Michele. He is a Chef, she is a retail clerk. They are my good friends  I had the opportunity to spend four days with them recently on a mini-vacation at their home in Morro Bay, California. Their … Continue reading

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My Death Sentence

People tend to wait for “defining” moments in their lives before they truly change. The act of saying “I do”, the birth of a child, or a major purchase such as a house will cause people to change their outlook … Continue reading

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Spring Cleaning – Minimalist Style

I sit here on a beautiful Northern California day with the sun shining and the wind howling. The pollen count is high, dust is swirling. What a great day for some good old-fashioned spring cleaning. Time to get all that … Continue reading

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Dream a Little Dream

Do me a favor? Don’t let your dreams outlive you. When I say do me a favor, I obviously mean do yourself a favor. So many people stop living long before they accomplish what they dream about. Dreams are not … Continue reading

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Worried about fear

Not long ago mankind’s worries included finding enough food to eat, maintaining basic shelter, or not contracting a deadly disease.  What concerns us now is making sure all 200 cable channels are working. Don’t get me wrong, innovation and technology … Continue reading

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Man, this sure is complicated.

This minimalist thing sure is complicated. I took a wee break from blogging so I could concentrate on my career-after-my-career. After all, something has to be done to support me in the manner to which I am accustomed (bad minimalist … Continue reading

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