Ignorance is bliss (most of the time)
Ignorance is bliss (most of the time)
The saying “ignorance is bliss” originated in 1768 from the English poet Thomas Gray. The meaning was never to say that being stupid makes you happier, but instead, less information is blissful ... Read More
Why do we work?
Why do we work?
Why do we work? Work used to be about survival but that changed with the Industrial Revolution so the reason for work had to be reinvented ... Read More
How to answer “who am I?”
How to answer: who am I?
How do you describe yourself? When put on the spot, how do you answer: who am I? And are you happy with your answer? ... Read More
Personal balance sheet example: what I track and why
Personal balance sheet example
My personal balance sheet example, see what I put in my balance sheet and why and download my sample balance sheet as a template ... Read More
The domestication of humans: has domestication made us happy?
the domestication of humans
Just like our pets, humans have been domesticated but has our domestication made us happier? ... Read More
Viewber review from a landlord
Viewber review
Viewber does viewings on your behalf, which can save you time and money as a landlord. Read my Viewber review to see what I think ... Read More
Why you hate working so much
Why you hate working so much
Why do you, I and so many people around the world hate working so much? ... Read More
Right to Manage (RTM) process: take control of your building
The Right to Manage process
If you own a flat in the UK then there's a very good chance you are not happy with the property manager or how much service charge you pay. Right to Manage allows you to change this ... Read More
A life of suburban hell
suburban hell
Living life trapped in a suburban hell while working jobs we hate is a common problem. The film, Revolutionary Road depicts this brilliantly. ... Read More