The 21 Books I Read in 2017

Books, Personal

While in grad school, my casual reading did not exist. Through the manipulative power of gamification, Goodreads has allowed me to change that. The first year I signed up, I read 41 books, which was 40 books more than usual. My goal this year is smaller than when I started out, and I am thinking […]

December 27, 2017

Follow-Up to My March Declutter Challenge


So at the start of last¬†month, I spontaneously decided to impose a 31-Day Declutter Challenge that had me tackling a different physical (or digital) space in my life. In no particular order, here’s my take on things: 1.) It’s much harder to motivate yourself when it’s cold out (and your bedroom has an insanely comfy […]

April 13, 2017

31-Day Declutter Challenge


In response to my February recap, and stating that I wanted to focus a bit more on housekeeping and the general clutter in my life, I figured that a good way to hold myself accountable while further gamifying my life was to have a little challenge. It’s nothing special. Just every day this month I […]

March 1, 2017