All Articles

Here are all 148 articles written on Minafi, sorted from most recent to oldest.

If you're looking to read about something in particular, I'd recommend checking out the category pages on minimalism, mindfulness, financial independence, goals or look at ones that are personal.

Blogger Growing up with Computers
Growing Up With Computers

Exposure to computers from an early age helped me feel comfortable and confident when creating wi...

July 30, 2018. 5 min read. 0 Comments
cello at concert
Mastery is a Trap

You don't need to be a master to accomplish your goals. Spending all of your time perfecting one ...

April 23, 2018. 8 min read. 0 Comments
Do You Vacation or Travel?

When you hear the word "vacation", what do you think? Is it the same thing as when you hear the w...

February 26, 2018. 4 min read. 0 Comments
Earning Time

We do a lot of things to earn more time for ourselves. Beyond our jobs, there are many things we ...

January 24, 2018. 3 min read. 0 Comments
My 2017 Year in Review

My entirely too long look at what happened in 2017. The top themes for the year were: wedding, ho...

January 1, 2018. 19 min read. 0 Comments
The Burden of Now

Handling stress caused by imminent deadlines and anxiety is essential for mental health. Here are...

November 21, 2017. 5 min read. 0 Comments
Seeking Mentors

Some of the times in my life where I've made progress the fastest was when I had mentors. Here ar...

October 13, 2017. 4 min read. 0 Comments
Create a Consumption Ledger

Are you feeling unproductive? Here's a simple strategy to try organizing time to understand how p...

August 23, 2017. 2 min read. 0 Comments
July 2017: Monthly Goals

For this month, I’m focusing on blogging, clearing some house chores and escalating my workout sc...

July 1, 2017. 2 min read. 0 Comments
My 2016 Year in Review

Every year, I break down what I did during the previous 365 days. In 2016, my themes were working...

January 1, 2017. 9 min read. 0 Comments

Spending money and time on what's new can harm your mental health and your wallet. Try resetting ...

September 24, 2016. 2 min read. 0 Comments
Practice Poverty

A stoic technique for increasing gratitude used by Seneca was to set aside days to "experience" p...

September 12, 2016. 2 min read. 0 Comments
Want Streaks

A technique for delayed gratification and giving yourself permission to make purchasing decisions...

August 21, 2016. 2 min read. 0 Comments

Blame comes in many forms, and they can all weigh you down emotionally. Learning how to handle bl...

August 15, 2016. 3 min read. 0 Comments
adam rome
2015 Year In Review

The themes for the year were Code School, Pluralsight, Travel, Blogging and Cocktails.

January 1, 2016. 5 min read. 0 Comments
adam boat
2014 Year In Review

The main themes for the year were Code School, travel, audiobooks, Angular and Mrs. Minafi. We tr...

January 1, 2015. 5 min read. 0 Comments
Mrs. Minafi on a hot air balloon
2012 Year in Review

My major focus of 2012 was around living healthy. Going the gym, eating cleaner and using that en...

January 1, 2013. 4 min read. 0 Comments
Adam at Disneys Wild Africa trek at Animal Kingdom Orlando
2011 Year in Review

This was spent exploring and trying new things. We utilized our Disney passes to the fullest, had...

January 1, 2012. 3 min read. 0 Comments
me on a cruise with mountains from the island of hispanola
2010 Year in Review

This year focused around refining my development skills, traveling mostly within the southeast an...

January 1, 2011. 3 min read. 0 Comments