How to Turn a Bad Day Around

A bad day can start as easily as a missed train, having no milk for a coffee in the morning, or from a stub of the toe upon waking. Sometimes it feels like we have simply gotten up on the wrong side of the ...Read More

How to Improve Self Esteem

Whatever we do in life our own measure of self-esteem will affect it. This is because we radiate our own self image in the way we talk, act and move, and other people are extremely receptive to it. Self-esteem however, differs from having confidence. ...Read More

How To Live A More Minimalistic Lifestyle

I bet you think the first step to living a minimalistic lifestyle is to own less stuff? Actually, I believe the first step it to want less stuff. To make a conscious choice to live a more minimalist lifestyle is to choose a certain ...Read More

Making Simple Coffee: Aerobie Aeropress

If you are anything like me, you enjoy a quality cup (or 4) of coffee in the morning (or afternoon). I have been making pots of french press coffee with the sun rise for years, but a recent trip to the doctor for a ...Read More

How the Simple Life Can Lead to a Productive Life

If you agree that life is more complicated every day and any help in simplifying matters would be welcome, then consider for a moment a two-step approach to dealing with the leading cause of disagreement in my house: Money! My children ask a lot ...Read More

Settled and Starting Over

Back in September I wrote a post titled As I Watch Some Friends Pursuing Their Dreams… as a way to hold myself accountable to make the changes I wanted in my life. After much todo, I am happy to report I have settled into ...Read More

simple

simple doesn’t mean owning nothing; it means owning only what you need and what is useful to you. ...Read More