Tag Archives: Di Z.

A Short Climate Change Reading List

Climate change is an issue on the minds of many people around the world. After years of unsuccessful attempts to come together around this issue, 195 countries met in December 2015 at the Paris Climate Conference and adopted the first … Continue reading

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Retiring With a Plan

Last month, I suggested some books to get you started on investing. This month, we move on to the different but related topic of retirement planning. Those of us who are fortunate enough to be employed for a significant number … Continue reading

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How to Start Investing

Investing can be a scary word, especially with the effects of the 2008 financial crisis still lingering in many people’s lives and memories. But no matter what your risk tolerance is there are tax-efficient ways to save for your life … Continue reading

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Going Veg.

Two months ago, I made the change to a plant-based diet, largely eliminating my consumption of meat, fish, dairy, and eggs. While I’ve certainly had my share of challenges since then, going meatless has also allowed me to appreciate food … Continue reading

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Strength Training for the Everyday Person

With the arrival of summer, there is no better time to up our activity levels. Athletic training is just one of the ways to do this, and it can be a lot of fun and yield great results as well. … Continue reading

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Top 10 Fight Scenes in Film

~posted by Di Z. Martial arts have been in film for almost as long as major motion pictures have existed. First appearing in Shanghai in the 1920s, martial arts flicks have become a major genre in film with worldwide stars … Continue reading

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Getting Educated on Startup Weekend EDU

~posted by Di Z. One week ago, The Seattle Public Library hosted another successful Startup Weekend EDU Seattle. For the second year in a row, participants gathered at the Central Library throughout the weekend to tackle issues in education and … Continue reading

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