I’m an Amateur.

I’m an amateur. It doesn’t take much to notice that. I often find myself groping for what exactly I’m meant to be doing with my life. I wholeheartedly believe we all have an ideal path, a path accessible through searching and letting go, a path that evolves and challenges us. However, distractions and confusion are … Continue reading

Class acts – Colombia [Monocle]

Class acts – Colombia [Monocle]: In the poor south side of Bogotá, many children don’t have access to a good education. Monocle meets two people trying to improve things. One is an architect who designs school buildings that pupils and their communities can be proud of. The other is a rubbish-truck driver, who has collected thousands … Continue reading

Finding the Right Path… Again

espresso pouring

I’ve been M.I.A. in the month of August. I have to apologize. This month flew by! And as the Fall comes closer, business is picking up. Trust that I am eternally grateful for the lack of time on my hands these days. But with this new busy schedule and dwindling free time, I’ve had to … Continue reading

Simple Daily Habits to Ignite Your Passion | zen habits

Simple Daily Habits to Ignite Your Passion | zen habits: Great article by Scott Dinsmore! He writes, “Living a life of purpose and passion is just that, a way of life. Those who wake up excited aren’t just the lucky ones, they condition themselves to experience and deserve it.” This conditioning is also key to … Continue reading

Nothing in the Universe is Neutral


Ah, entrepreneuring. Productivity. Overcoming struggle. Resilience. Hindsight and the satisfying view of growth. Contentment. Flow. All of that. The road to sustainable joblessness–a/k/a self-employment–is multifaceted and ambiguous. Everyone has their own road that they must take, like a fingerprint. Unique, and no one else’s but theirs. It’s easier for some. Harder for others. And even … Continue reading

Why You Shouldn’t Be Reasonable Marie Forleo | Helping Women Around The World Live Rich, Happy & Hot!

Why You Shouldn’t Be Reasonable Marie Forleo | Helping Women Around The World Live Rich, Happy & Hot!: Marie Forleo talks about why being unreasonable and never underestimating yourself can make you rich, happy and hot. Inspiration for the day 🙂

Process, Habitat and Filters

How often do we forget about the process and the passion and the purpose of what we’re doing? And for how long? I’ve been a sufferer of artist’s block for years. I’ve fallen prey to impatience, frustration and lack of inspiration. Something sound in myself had given way and I had been free falling ever … Continue reading

The Work-for-Yourself Conundrum

Rosie the Riveter meets Pin Up

I’ve been working hard on my own road to success: planting herbs and jalapeños in my back yard, expanding my Web design/programming skills, talking to a handful of friends about The Hustler and what direction it should take, what it should look like/sound like, and whether the fact that I’m 23 years old means I don’t have … Continue reading

How to Quit Your Job, Move to Paradise and Get Paid to Change the World

How to Quit Your Job, Move to Paradise and Get Paid to Change the World: Jon Morrow of Copyblogger uses his own story of becoming a successful blogger to motivate us to get out there and make money doing what we love. This is the most inspiring thing I’ve read in a while!

Starting Now: Step 1 to Making Your Ideas a Reality

I believed for a long time that to start a business, I first had to save up money. Then, with that capital I saved, I could put it toward growing a business. Capital is definitely necessary at some points, but doing one thing so that I could do another isn’t exactly efficient or the only … Continue reading