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Just Do You.

Just Do You.

About a year ago I wrote about keeping your eyes on your own paper. Surprisingly, this post is my most popular entry here of all time– a metric which teaches me an important lesson: I’m not the only one that struggles with measuring their value against the accomplishments and perceived perspectives of others. When we’re… more…

#giving #giving… one year gone ::

#giving #giving… one year gone ::

It’s official, I’ve successfully given away 10$ every day for the entire last year! (insert cheers here) Yep, that’s 366 donations to 366 different causes. And right now,  there are people out there all over the world using my 10$ to do work to make the world more amazing. I couldn’t be happier. It’s great… more…

7 days of giving to go, and meeting Molly ::

7 days of giving to go, and meeting Molly ::

There is only one week left until we reach the one year anniversary of give10! Exactly 43 days ago, I challenged you to join me for the last 50 days of giving, and I’m pretty excited that some of you were brave enough to actually take on my dare for do-gooding. (It is never to… more…

January #give10 roundup ::

January #give10 roundup ::

sure, January was a long time ago. I’m behind on the updating you with my round up of where we gave for month 11.  My excuse is that I’ve been busy planning some pretty amazing things for when we finish out final month of our one year of giving away 10$ away every day.  And that… more…

Here Be Dragons: Risk Taking in the Chinese New Year

Here Be Dragons: Risk Taking in the Chinese New Year

If you’ve already screwed up all the resolutions you made at the beginning of January, never mind. As luck would have it, it was just Chinese New Year this week. You’ve got a second chance to sort out your plans for the year of the dragon. I’ve spent much of my January pondering and planning the… more…

happy travelversary 012612 ::

happy travelversary 012612 ::

today’s the 19th anniversary of 012693. The day that I got my very first passport stamp. Maybe it’s weird that I remember this. Truth is, landing that day at London’s Gatwick changed the course of my life. In a way, that first stamp was a stamp of approval on my dreams to experience as much… more…

the final 50 giving challenge: are you in?

the final 50 giving challenge: are you in?

If you new here, first thing you should know is that I’m a giver, and I’m on a mission to spread generosity. Be warned, you will be motivated to loosen the grip on your wallet by the end of this post. For the the past 315 days, I’ve been giving away 10 dollars a each… more…