Expressions of Creativity

https://youtu.be/XxCD_xuyQog In this episode, Katie and Berin talk about contexts of creativity. They discuss how it intersects with personal expression, establishing an individual’s place within culture, and necessary frugality. Special Thanks Pertti Ankkuri Petri Nurmi Gary Weller Check out our Patreon https://www.patreon.com/proofoflife Websites & Social Media Katie’s Instagram: https://www.instagram.com/katie_kinsman_in_finland/ Berin’s Twitter: https://twitter.com/BerinKinsman Music Credits Opening […]

Creative Play

https://youtu.be/gdLmymlp2Ho In this episode, Katie and Berin talk about the need for adults to engage in creative play. They also discuss how having hobbies, toys, and other activities is essential for creativity, productivity, and mental health. Special Thanks Pertti Ankkuri Petri Nurmi Gary Weller Subscribe to Our Patreon Be sure to check out our Patreon, […]

Gun Control

https://youtu.be/2jRPLRr9ObE In this episode, Katie and Berin talk about gun control in the United States, or lack thereof, through the lens of critical thinking rather than emotion. They try to wade through the emotional arguments and logical fallacies, and determine why some aren’t even willing to talk about the concept. This episode continues with a […]

Creativity and Opportunity Cost

In business there’s a concept called opportunity cost. Choosing one thing, to put it simply, means passing up the chance to do something else. There’s an assumption that resources are finite, so you can’t pick everything. The “cost” is the value or benefit that you’re passing up in order to pick the option that hopefully […]

Critical Thinking and Bad Decisions

https://youtu.be/P9FLRO9vGro In this episode, Katie and Berin talk about critical thinking through the lens of what people think they can get away with. How do some people think that what they’re doing is acceptable, when common sense ought to indicate that it’s not? They also discuss the differences between how things like buses and banking […]

Perceptions of Language Skill

https://youtu.be/80lMHWhDwcE In this episode, Katie and Berin talk about perceptions of how well people speak a languages. Both of them have changed their opinions after living in an international community. They also discuss the need to accept someone struggling with a second or third languages, but to also be understanding and less judgmental about people […]