In the near future I’ll be writing more formal articles about bullet journaling, but I wanted to add a few notes now. Back in May I switched from using whatever journal happened to be cheapest to a Leuchtturm1917, the Cadillac of bullet journals. There are several reasons for this, which I’ll get into shortly. Last […]
After taking some time away from this site to focus on personal and professional issues, I have time to begin blogging again. This is where I become torn, and start weighing the pros and cons of blogging. There are reasons why I periodically walk away from blogging. There are also reason why I keep coming […]
This week’s topic: Climate change, human nature, and gratitude. UN Intergovernmental Panel on Climate Change (IPCC) says we have 12 years to get a handle on things. Does new data make any difference? Will the people who deny the existing science suddenly come around? Or will we just keep seeing more isolationism and nationalism as […]
Get rid of what you don’t need to make space for what you want. Life is not a performance art piece. Create for yourself, but build experiences rather than things. Being entertained 24/7/365 is not the meaning of existence. Try to be kind as much as you can, and make it a habit. Don’t give […]
Abandoning false speech, he abstains from false speech. Abandoning divisive speech, he abstains from divisive speech. Abandoning abusive speech, he abstains from abusive speech. Abandoning idle chatter, he abstains from idle chatter.
In this episode, Katie and Berin talk about having fewer things of better quality. They discuss the peace of mind that comes from not owning a car, enjoying smaller portions of artisanal ice cream, and the self-esteem boost that comes when the important objects in your life are nice things. Special Thanks Pertti Ankkuri Petri […]
In this episode, Katie and Berin talk about frugality They discuss consumer culture versus the teaching do their own upbringing, where was was consider ethically, morally, and culturally wrong. There’s conversation about how recycling, upcycling, and reusing things requires creativity and critical thinking. Special Thanks Pertti Ankkuri Petri Nurmi Gary Weller Subscribe to Our Patreon […]