The Art of Doing Nothing (And Enjoying It)

The Art of Doing Nothing (And Enjoying It)

A few years ago I realized I had a BIG problem. I was at the beach with my family, and as always, I was looking for something exciting to do. You know, I wanted to tour some historical location or find some quaint little antique shop to peruse or maybe look for an...
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...