Quick Update

Breakfast for lunch, Easter weekend, War Dogs…

Waterfront Walk
  • Week of 26 March to 1 April.
  • Monday, made an over sized paleo breakfast, walked to the office, myog with Michael, tea shopping, sunset promenade walk, cooked dinner with Heleen.
  • Two pizza teams, best way to make progress.
  • Worth a watch: Inside the mind of a master procrastinator
  • Tuesday, mobility routine, mushroom coffee, gym, over sized paleo breakfast for lunch, I read the startup playbook again, walked to the Waterfront with Nick.
  • New hobby. Breakfast for lunch.
  • Mia had the mumps. She turned 12 this week.
  • I started listening to Sapiens on Audible, good listen.
  • The Octotel automation system now has 292 users.
  • Wednesday, bulletproof mushroom coffee, walked to the office, dev meeting, lunchtime walk, dinner at Syriana – which was a bit average.
  • You are happier when you do different things.
  • New record for Instagram likes: 39 – Cape Town rain.
  • Wish I was as confident in decision making as when I was younger.
  • Thursday, mobility routine, gym, work, drinks with Jonathan and Ian at Roxy’s, burger in a bowl at Da Vinci’s, Van Hunks with Georg and Al.
  • Octotel in the news – plans to pass 100k homes.
  • Friday, helped Al install a router, rainy day, walked through the company gardens, breakfast for lunch at Jarryd’s with Heleen, catch up with Michael and Nick at Tiger’s Milk in the CBD, promenade walk with Heleen, Strolla, sundowners at The Radisson, watched The Darkest Hour at the Waterfront Cinema Nouveau – not bad.
  • We’re busy testing the Jolp iOS app. Should be available in the next few days. Go like the Jolp social pages.
  • Saturday, gym, last minute hotel booking, drove to Hout Bay, Chapmans Peak Hotel, beach walk, brain food at Mariner’s Wharf, ate a Lindt dark easter egg bunny, watched War Dogs again – epic movie, 10 hour sleep.
  • God bless Dick Cheney’s America. Great scene.
  • Sunday, hotel breakfast, Chapman’s Peak Drive, Monkey Valley visit, Smitswinkel Bay stop, drove to Simon’s Town via Cape Point, mussels at Bertha’s, wine tasting at Cape Point Vineyards – cool venue, hotel pool deck nap, epic sunset views, beach walk, pizza at Posticino’s, a Famous Grouse, time well spent.
  • Sense of relief not worrying about going to AfrikaBurn this year.
  • YC announcement is on the 18th at 07:00 SAST.
  • Successful Easter weekend – feel like I managed to escape Little Tel Aviv and experience a few diverse places. Nice little reboot. Time well spent.

Have a fun week, crazy kids.