about time

I’ve been reading about habits and time. A quote on time from A Course In Miracles: “The purpose of time is to enable you to learn to use time constructively. It is thus a teaching device and a means to an end. Time will cease to exist when it is no longer useful in faciliating…

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migration assistant

as a still novice mac-user, I was psyched about the prospect of mac migration assistant auto-magically copying all my files, apps, and settings from my imac to the new macbook.  I blithely set it up, and accepted the its estimated “22 hours” to complete the migration.  Well over 24 hours later, I woke up to…

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on time

in followup to my post a few days ago regarding Steve Pavlina’s time estimating system: I am still in the process of doing my web updates, and since my original list of 11.5 hours has grown to about 15 hours (estimated)-  I’ll be happy to just get through them at all. I did experiment with…

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fruits and vegetables

Since I started eating raw about six months ago, I’ve mostly eaten whatever I wanted as long as it was raw and vegan-  or honey.  Last week I switched it up for 6 days of just fruits and vegetable.  No fatty fruits either-  like avocado.  Just fruits, veg, and honey.  I was curious if I…

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“How to Make Accurate Time Estimates”

“How to Make Accurate Time Estimates” – How to Make Accurate Time Estimates this article seemed like a “fun” thing to try.  I need to do website updates this weekend-  which I consistently underestimate by about 3x.  So, breaking down my tasks into some quite small chunks (as small as 5 minutes), I’ve worked out…

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car thoughts

it seems I have such a mental block against stuff to do with my car: a year ago, I found out that I’d been driving around without an inspection sticker for almost a year.  a state trooper told me, at the same time he gave me a $170 ticket for the same thing. today I…

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analytics

we were in daily candy yesterday, and I just remembered to check my google analytics this morning to see what it did. strangely, the referrals from daily candy do not list as from daily candy, but compared to baseline visits, my estimate is that it generated 1000 new visitors in one day. comparatively, our treehugger…

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raw food

I’ve been eating only raw food for six months now.  having mentioned that a few times here, but not really exploring the topic (though my posts are hardly verbose :) ) I thought it might make sense to list some elements that played into the choice: 1.  I’ve been a vegetarian for over 17 years…

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