Early FI – Reflections One Full Year Later (Part 1)

Just a little over one year ago, I quit my engineering job so that I could pursue a life unscripted. For months prior to letting the mic drop, I contemplated my options and worked on figuring out where I wanted the journey to take me next.

After much deliberation, I ultimately

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Puerto Rico – Fun in the Sun (June 18-20, 2017)

I’m back in the Bay Area! Well, at least for the next few weeks or so before I hit the road yet again. It’s a little too early to say, but right now I’m making tentative plans to go visit Phuket in Thailand… And I know Chiang Mai is a very popular destination for digital

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One Year Ago Today

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One year ago (6/29/16), this finally happened…

Early FI.

The culmination of a lot of: hard work, sweat, blood, tears, luck, persistence, determination, more luck, and a whole lot more…

Back in late 2011, I set a goal for myself to

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Early FI – Random Thoughts (April 24, 2017)

When it comes to early FI (and well, I guess life in general), it’s human nature and tendency to look at things from a linear perspective… I think that’s probably why when somebody actually gets to early FI and then reflects back they’re kind of left scratching their head and wondering:

Oh shit, what the hell just happened?

I can vouch for that because that’s kind of how it went for me… I was just some regular

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Panglao Island – Tropical Paradise

I’m still in the Bay Area, and it’s gloomy days like today that make me reflect back and think of the good times chilling out by the beach. No, I’m not really complaining much at all — The weather out here has been just fine and dandy, but today just so happens to be extra cloudy…

Anyway, I did realize that I never got around to uploading some recent pics when I was out in the

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