Drew Butler

Drew Butler

Written by Drew Butler who lives and works in Brooklyn, NY building useful things. You should follow him on Twitter

Don't just set goals, instead take action

May 31, 2017

I’m a prolific goal setter. I create them with such zeal and determination. I dream into the future and imagine what it should be.Here’s the…

Finding gratitude in difficult situations

August 29, 2016

Yesterday started out like just about any other day in Bali. You wake up, make some breakfast, make some coffee, chase the baby around, and…

Our next adventure begins tonight

June 28, 2016

Ever since we made the decision 9-months ago for me to change to a more location flexible job and to relinquish our apartment in Brooklyn…

You should start a travel agnecy

January 22, 2016

I met a (potentially) homeless ex-convict named David yesterday, as I exited my favorite Gumbo Bar on the Strand, in Galveston, Texas. When…

The long road traveled

December 28, 2015

I embarked nearly alone on a Friday morning. One week before Christmas with a car packed tighter than anticipated and my dog, I left for the…

How I got to work from everywhere

December 16, 2015

It was about two and a half years ago when Lauren told me that she wanted to go on a trip to Asia. It was the early part of June and the…

The time I moved to New York City

December 09, 2015

Just over 5-years ago, I made a pretty big decision in my life. For years I had dreamed of one day leaving my home state of Michigan, but…

To the guy who into you on the stairs

November 16, 2015

It was busy this morning.Heck, it is busy every morning in New York City.As usual, I was turning down the stairs of the Atlantic Station D/N…

Finding My Voice Through Writing

November 06, 2015

I used to dream of being a writer. At first, I would write in a notebook every day. You could have called it a diary of sorts. Maybe that’s…

I'm going to be a father

January 15, 2015

Yep, that’s right, I’m having a child. We’re almost 17 weeks into this and it is crazy to even try to rationalize this news against the…