Before we start, I want to acknowledge that I would like to see a future world where home ownership is accessible to all, and that my perspective may be very different than other people’s. Homeowners tend to shy away from talking about this stuff, and I don’t believe in gatekeeping, so here is my story…

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Our cute craftsman home, perfect for our growing family. 👶

When my wife and I moved to California from Canada 5 years ago, we couldn’t believe the price of homes here. In our hometown, prices are much more affordable and people with regular jobs are able to own with very little down. …

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Luca Bravo, Unsplash

Maybe you’re new to remote work. Maybe your boss just gave you the green light on WFH a few days a week.

In most workplaces, working remote is a privilege and not a given. It’s up to you to adapt to your company’s work style, meetings, and not the other way around. Here are some tips for how you can best set yourself up to be successful.

  • Send an email to anyone you anticipate working with and let them know where you’ll be and when. Setting expectations goes a long way.
  • Review your week’s calendar with timezones in mind. …

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Sensory deprivation is something I’d only heard about in movies, and when moving to LA heard some friends talk about it. I’ve been curious about human consciousness, psychology, and exploring inner and outer worlds since reading The Doors of Perception in high school. I meditate, do yoga, all of that good stuff—so this felt like a natural next step.

What are sensory deprivation tanks all about? …


Frank Bach

Lead Product Designer at Headspace

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