No Self Control and No Limits = Misery

No Self Control and No Limits = Misery

Today I would like to talk about having no self control and no limits. (Heads-up: I don’t usually write posts this long, but this one just kept growing!) This is reality of most people in our modern society, but it has happened so slowly that most people...
Why It’s So Hard to Become a Minimalist

Why It’s So Hard to Become a Minimalist

Okay, let’s face it. It’s hard to BECOME a minimalist. It is much easier to BE a minimalist. So what’s the difference, you might ask…. Momentum. That’s what. When you first make the decision to become less stressed, less hurried, less...
Advertisers Lie

Advertisers Lie

Advertisers lie. That’s not news to most people. We all know that drinking a certain soda will not give you more friends or driving a certain car will not make you happier. (You can be miserable driving a Bugatti.) So how is it that we all fall prey to a certain...
Why Too Many Choices Can Be a Bad Thing

Why Too Many Choices Can Be a Bad Thing

Today I want to discuss why too many choices can be a bad thing. I recently decided it was time to purchase a new computer. So I did what most anyone would do. I went online and started looking for deals on laptops. But it soon became clear that I could not make a...
Less Is More

Less Is More

Yesterday, my mother in law walked into my house and said, “Your house looks bigger.” And, although I hadn’t noticed it before that, she was right. It DID look bigger. Why was that? Well, I had purged tons of items out of our house. I mean, HUGE...
Why You Must Be Kind To Be a Minimalist

Why You Must Be Kind To Be a Minimalist

My husband and I always notice how most dog owners are friendly, outgoing people. It is quite unusual (at least in our part of the country) to see anyone walking a dog who doesn’t have pleasant demeanor and a kind word for anyone passing by. Our theory is that...
How Feminism Ruined Women’s Lives

How Feminism Ruined Women’s Lives

  I’m going to warn you now. Some of you will find this sexist. It will make some of you very angry. That’s okay. I don’t mind. Because I am angry. You are entitled to your opinion. Just like I am entitled to mine. Here’s a little story: Many,...