Budgeting your Passions: a hobbyist's guide to money - a metaphor

Budgets are lame. My family has a budget where we allot funds per month towards bills, groceries, etc. Definitionally lame. That is not what this post is about. Well, not entirely. This post is about a budget philosophy for personal expenses: budgeting your passions. It’s particularly how you can leverage a budget for personal expenses…Continue Reading “Budgeting your Passions: a hobbyist’s guide to money”

How I Schedule My Life: The Sprint Method - a metaphor

In my last post, I talked a bit about how I organize my day-to-day activities. We also went deeper on the flexible approach I use to decide how much time I have to devote to my passions per week. In this post, I’m going to outline my complete, day-to-day tracking method. I use this method…Continue Reading “How I Schedule my Life: The Sprint Method (part 2)”

How I Schedule My Life: Evaluating Time - a metaphor

Finding time for your passions is a tricky subject. I do a lot of things. Most of these things aren’t really built around the idea of generating income. In fact, most are little niche craft hobbies (I call them artistic endeavors, which may or may not be self-aggrandizing). On top of that, there’s just general interest stuff that…Continue Reading “How I Schedule My Life: Evaluating Time (part 1)”