Whenever I find myself longing or wishing for a future life where I have achieved my goals I chuck this song on to remind myself that nothing is better than what you have right now, especially as you could lose it at any moment. Love the people in your life. Relish every moment. What could … Continue reading What could be better than now?
For those of you who don't know Mike Posner, he is a singer who rose to fame in 2010 and after a number of recognisable hit songs, dropped back off the radar. In that time he essentially lost all of the things he had gained through his popularity. The exact things he thought he needed … Continue reading The right way to spend a day
It's been almost a month since I started my new job. I had forgotten how amazing it feels to have a normal sleep schedule again and to have every Saturday and Sunday off. You don't appreciate a two day weekend until you have only one or two (and sometimes zero) weekend DAYS off each month. … Continue reading Net Worth Check In – Jan 2019
For the past 9 or so years, I've only ever dated blondes. One blonde, in fact. Bee. We met the night after Christmas in a dirty underground bar. I was sweating and she was glowing. She will deny that all the guys in the club were looking at her, but it's true. With the way … Continue reading A blonde walked into a bar
I love to daydream. I can spend entire days, no exaggeration, thinking about and planning how my life might look in the future. Will I live in the bush? Will I live near a beach or perhaps in the city? Will I have a dog or a snake or a parrot? Will I be awesome … Continue reading Living in the future and missing the present
I remember first stumbling across FI and getting completely sucked in. Devouring every one of MMM's blog posts, listening to every Choose FI podcast episode from the beginning and scrolling through Reddit's Financial Independence page 20 times a day for ANY new content I could get my eyes on was all I could focus on. … Continue reading Why I don’t listen to Financial Independence podcasts anymore
In fact, most days won't even make it to the editing room. In an age of instant gratification, social media, one-upping and a general sense of entitlement and almost limitless opportunity, I find it very hard to spend a day enjoying the simpler things in life despite often craving exactly that - the simple life. … Continue reading Not every day will be a highlight