Find time to be creative every single day

By Josh Sherman
1 min read
inspiration
motivation
time management

In my youth I was creative. I would draw for hours. I would decorate the walls with my paintings. I would write songs, sing poorly and even made noise. I thrived on creation, yet something happened along the way. My creative pursuits narrowed until the bulk of my creativity was […]

Empower your child with an allowance

By Josh Sherman
6 min read
parenting
personal finance

If you’re like one of my many conservative friends you are probably saying to yourself right now that “allowances do nothing more than teach a kid about receiving handouts”. You may even be one of those awesome human beings that intends to use your child’s allowance as a way to […]

Start your day with morning pages

By Josh Sherman
2 min read
productivity
writing
inspiration
motivation

In an attempt to improve my writing capabilities, I have been trying to read and write more regularly. Since I don’t always have something to blog about and because I don’t want to stress myself out by trying to blog every day, I have been seeking alternative ways to stimulate […]

Knowing when to quit

By Josh Sherman
1 min read
minimalism
productivity

A few months back I wrote a post about staying motivated by continuing streaks and how having streaks can keep you motivated even when you are struggling. Just the thought of breaking a streak, especially one that’s a few years old is terrifying. Right now, I am terrified. After two […]

Improving my Vim experience

By Josh Sherman
5 min read
vim
productivity

I love Vim but the fact is I’ve been soul searching for a new editor because I am starting to think I am missing out on things. I decided to put together a list of issues that I have with Vim so that I can work towards imprioving my Vim […]