Ecological Economics 101
Traditional economics don’t fully account for all externalities, leading us to make costly decisions.
The Real Costs of Living //
We’re all just practicing for retirement anyway, right?
You Pack A Mean Cooler // Put Your Pants in the Freezer // Don’t Eat Breakfast // Zen and the Art of Creative Curries
Spending less doesn’t have to mean living less.
What Will You Do?
My ongoing set of blog-form answers to that nagging question all aspiring early retirees face so often
Ride a Bike Around New Zealand // A Reframing of the Question // Run A Marathon in the Desert
What Shit Really Costs
Revealing the sometimes hidden and full costs of ubiquitous parts of modern society.
A New Car // Gas and the Power of Data
Tracking my spending, successes, failures and learnings monthly as I try to meet my 2018 New Year’s Resolution of spending only $12,000 CAD for the year.
The Resolution // Buy Nothing // Reality Check // February // March //April // May // June // July // August // September // October // November // December // Wrap-up
My Mexican Casita
Annual updates on the investment that started it all, my humble Mexican Casita with space to live and to generate rental income.
My Mexican Casita 1.0 //
How to Change Your Mind
Your perspective forms a lot of your experiences. Change your mind, change your life.
Right Thought // Spending
Things We Waste
Lessons from Baja