Category Archives: Fun

Telluride – breathtakingly beautiful place

The Drive We went to Telluride, a mountain resort in Colorado, for this year’s spring break. It was a 6.5 hours drive from Denver to Telluride. While going to Telluride, we took 70 West to Grand Junction and then 50 … Continue reading

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“What do you do for fun?” can be a difficult question to answer

I heard a speech recently where the speaker was asked this question at a party and had a difficult time coming up with an answer. For some this question, “What do you do for fun?” is the easiest one to … Continue reading

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“The Griddle” is now our new favorite breakfast place

Brunches will now be more fun after the opening of the new breakfast place in our neighborhood. We tried it out last Saturday. The food was great. The ambience was great. Before I get into more details on what we ate … Continue reading

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TEDx MileHigh “Emergence” – a fun and inspiring event

On June 14th, Ayesha and I attended the TEDx MileHigh event, themed “Emergence” held in Downtown Denver which was attended by approx 2000 folks. It was a fun event that started at 11 AM and went on till 7 PM.  There … Continue reading

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My favorite TV shows

In the past one and half month, my blog posts were focused on the three colors, Financial Freedom, Family and Fitness so as to balance the number of my blog posts. As of today, these three colors are now on par … Continue reading

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Is middle class better off than royalty of past?

Last weekend, I watched the movie, “Midnight in Paris” where the protagonist played by Owen Wilson moves back and forth in time while he is in Paris vacationing with his fiancee’ (Rachel MacAdams). He has a nostalgia for the life … Continue reading

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Learning Is Now Fun, Thanks To Apple

Yesterday, Apple released iBooks 2, iAuthor and iTunesU App. With these 3 things Apple has made learning fun and will reinvent education. I watched the Keynote presentation yesterday and was blown away by the features of these Apps. Here is … Continue reading

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Do you feel obligated to finish all books you start reading?

Do you feel obligated to finish all books you start reading? I sometimes used to get into a reading rut whenever a book was boring. There are two issues with a boring book. One issue is that it does not … Continue reading

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Entertainment vs Education: What is your ratio?

Are you spending more time on entertainment and less on education or is it vice versa? Here is what I found out based on the Department of Labor statistics. Background: Entertainment and education are necessary. Why?  Because, both are USEFUL … Continue reading

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Productivity Tip # 12: Following news is a waste – part 3

This is the third and final post of this productivity tip. Please read post 1 and post 2 before reading this post. In my earlier post I mentioned about blogging being one of the ideas that I got from reading … Continue reading

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