Welcome to my eleventh lifestyle report where I share my income, personal expenses, sleep, productivity, social media and blog statistics. Check out my first lifestyle report to find out why I started documenting my life. Here’s the June’s report.
Last month I experimented with a ketogenic diet. It was an interesting experience and I’ll tell you more about it in the upcoming blog post. Most of the working time I spent at coffee shops and Rise Vilnius, a cool co-working space with a top-notch podcast studio that I use for recording my upcoming podcast.
To keep myself accountable I joined two mastermind groups initiated by Patricia Parkinson. The one group is focused on book writing, the other one on maintaining a healthy digital presence.
BenQ sent me their new designer monitor and I reviewed it. My mom came to visit me and we went for a nice lunch at the Indian restaurant and had a fabulous time.
It may sound that July was an amazing month but it wasn’t. Sometimes life gets tough and you must do the right thing no matter how much it hurts.
Last week was extremely hard. I initiated the bitter breakup with my girlfriend and felt emotionally low all week long. It’s a hard decision but I believe it’s the right one. Combining nomadic lifestyle with long distance relationship has become too miserable for both parties. Life goes on…
Let’s see what good happened in July.
July was very unprofitable. I made only $435.30 after all the business expenses and taxes. Not freaking out just yet. Check the full breakdown below.
Living in Vilnius is not so cheap. I spent quite a lot on eating out, drinking coffee and getting around with Uber. I booked a place in Las Palmas de Gran Canaria and paid for the upcoming Nomad Cruise. After the cruise, I’m planning to join WiFi Tribe in Panama and Jamaica. In order to travel safely, I got vaccinated and paid the tribe membership fee. Moreover, I decided to get the new Apple AirPods for their convenience and because I’m a kid.
Sleep & fitness
Last week finally feels like summer but that is not very good for my sleep as it gets quite hot in the evening and my studio doesn’t have air conditioning. I’m quite happy with my physical activity. The ketogenic diet experiment combined with regular exercise and longer walks burned some fat and got me leaner.
I had a lot of meetings formal and informal but I was able to get some work done. Most important I was writing a lot.
To track my time I use RescueTime, an app that tracks everything you do and gives you a productivity score. I know I’m not a machine and I consider it a good day if my productivity pulse is over 55.
Social media and blog stats
Last month I was playing a lot with Facebook Ads trying to figure out how to boost my Facebook page and Instagram growth. As you’ll see from the numbers below, it’s slowly growing but I want more traction. I’ll keep experimenting with different audiences in order to reach more relevant people.
Articles, books, videos & tools
Last month I read Start The Keto Diet by Vytautas Alech, The Blue Zones by Dan Buettner, Invest Like a Pro by Jesse Mecham and started reading Expert Secrets by Russell Brunson. I can highly recommend all these books.
Check out my reading list for more book recommendations and summaries.
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