This post is an honest review (and love letter) of the Aeropress cubicle coffee maker. I'm convinced no reasonable person can function without coffee. Which is odd, considering how I got by without it until my mid-30s. I reckon something happens to sap corporate stooges of their youthful energy within 10 years of cubicle hell...? All I can say is I sure as heck wouldn't be … [Read more...] about Why You Need an AeroPress Coffee Maker in Your Cubicle
Today's post Being Debt Free Can Be Costly is contributed by Amy Nickson, a passionate writer on finance. Amy is a professional blogger who has started her blog and also works as a contributor to the Oak View Law Group. Please share your opinions by commenting below. Happy Debt-Free Wednesday, Abandoned Cubicle readers! We all know that being in debt is emotionally tedious. … [Read more...] about Being Debt Free Can Be Costly
It turns out that Minnesota, and the Twin Cities especially, is home to a disproportionately high number of bloggers seeking (and writing about) an early retirement. This early retirement diary entry sheds a little light on how us Minnesotans love the idea of FIRE. I'm excited about this since it means a couple of things: 1.) I have a local community of like-minded souls I … [Read more...] about Early Retirement Diary Volume 1 (Minnesotans on FIRE)
There goes Cubert again, promising some snake oil to his merry band of readers. Why would ANYONE in his or her right mind make a habit of getting up early to a 5AM Wake Up Call??? Let's dive into that topic, but be sure to grab a cup of coffee first... I'm in the middle of a little productivity-boost experiment that started just this past Wednesday. Since this blog had … [Read more...] about 5AM Wake Up Call (The Upside of Starting Your Day Early)
I've been riding my bicycle to work for the past three years now, and have found several hidden benefits. We're going to get into how I started this fun little habit, and share all about how easy biking to work truly can be. More and more metropolitan areas are investing in bike-friendly paths and shared streets. There's a clear trend towards more green and healthy means of … [Read more...] about Bike to Work: Save Money and Get Your Summers Back!