How To Use Beeminder Without Ever (Hardly Ever) Leaving Emacs

Friday, May 11, 2018
By Marcin Borkowski
a hand with 6 fingers

We’re honored to have Marcin Borkowski guest blogging for us today. Dr. Borkowski is a professor and programmer in Poland, and a hardcore Beeminder user for four years now with 39 active goals. This post is highly nerdcentric but... »

Beeminding And All That Jazz

Wednesday, April 25, 2018
By Kim Harrison
Kim at the culmination of her Jazz event

Special guest post by Beeminder superfan and real-life friend, Kim Harrison, the Director of Education at PDX Jazz. We’re glowing with pride to read how one of our dear... »

Does Practice Make Perfect?

Saturday, April 7, 2018
By Ivana Kurecic
Diagram with the 4 components of deliberate practice

Ivana Kurecic is a PhD student in quantum information theory who beeminds dozens of things. One of her hobbies is translating incomprehensible scientific papers into stuff you should care about, at Happy Turtle Things, and today we’re lucky to get a taste of that (with... »


Barfing Cats and Other Stories from Talking to Weasels in Support

Wednesday, March 21, 2018
By dreeves
A barfing cat

We’ve written a lot about weaseling and cheating (combatting it, recovering from it) in Beeminderland, and about »

Beeminding All The Things

Saturday, March 3, 2018
By Brent Yorgey
All The Things

First, this guest post is an absolute inspiration and we implore you to read it. We’ve talked about Brent Yorgey before in press roundups but we’ll assume you don’t read those and repeat our gushing in this... »

The Dirty Plate Club

Thursday, February 15, 2018
By dreeves
A plate with food left on it, formed into a face

This is going to start out sounding super common-sensical but will leap to a characteristically preposterous-sounding conclusion that I, characteristically, actually believe. Not as preposterous-sounding as, say, beeminding bites, but still. The obvious part is that... »