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Doing trumps preparing

I’ll preface this by saying that it is indeed a generalisation. If you were planning to move overseas to Moldova and did that without preparing (or even checking their relatively stringent visitor...

Following generic advice leads to a ...

This is nothing new, but it is important enough to be said again: following the average leads you to BEING average. If you’re here, reading a blog called “Statistical Deviant” I’m...

My (inner) challenges: Feb 2014

It occurred to me that I’ve been spending a lot of time thinking about the possibility of doing things and failing a lot recently. This isn’t that surprising: almost everyone who starts something...

Recognition

Right now, I’m in one of the most blissful states of existence. You know those moments in life? Those rare, fleeting moments, where you are filled with pure joy; nothing but happiness? Purely one...

End of Year Reflection: 2013

It’s nearly the end of yet another year, one that has flown by even faster than the last few, so it seems like the perfect time to slow down and reflect on the ups and downs. Twenty-thirteen has been a...

Nutritional Ketosis: a new attempt

Thus far, I’ve been failing quite a bit on the “fat loss” challenge. Primarily, I seem to be short on motivation to create a meaningful habit or menu that I’ll stick to consistently. I...

Week 2-3: holidays

Ok, no measurements or data at the moment since I’m in Taipei, Taiwan currently on holidays. I’ll still be accountable to the goals as I intend to walk most places and try and eat as lean as...

Week 1: shaky starts

Ok, I have to say I was quite good this week gone, with the only slip up being over the weekend where 4 events coincided leading to some dietary mishaps, but still, I’m relatively happy with my...

New beginning: here we go

So my last attempt at loosing fat was an abysmal failure. I paid the $500 dollar fine to my friend, who will no doubt, be joyfully enjoying a new gadget. Though I would’ve loved to have used it as...

Pomodoro+ technique: guilt free prod...

Many of you may have heard of or even currently use the Pomodoro Technique to get your work done. I was no different: I’ve loved the simplicity of the system and it generally works quite well and...

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