All This Talk of Simplicity – Why Does It Matter?

All This Talk of Simplicity – Why Does It Matter?

Lachlan Brown on Simplicity Lachlan Brown recently wrote about the Buddhist habits of simplicity that really make for a beautiful life! This is what Lachlan said, paraphrased, along with my own commentary. Habit 1 – Outer Decluttering ¨Prins Siddhartha abandoned...
What Happened Today That Made Me Grateful for Life

What Happened Today That Made Me Grateful for Life

Thank you @sanibelsprout for the reminder: ¨The best thing for being sad,¨ replied Merlin, beginning to puff and blow, ¨is to learn something. That’s the only thing that never fails.¨ What I learnt today was a deeper level of humility to the fact that we’ll never know...
Give, Give, And Then Give Some More

Give, Give, And Then Give Some More

“I’ve learned that you shouldn’t go through life with a catcher’s mitt on both hands; you need to be able to throw something back.”       – Maya Angelou Tired of not having enough? I’ve said it before. I’ll say it again. You want more – you shed. Give. Give. Give....
Why I’ll Never Say, “I Can’t Afford It”

Why I’ll Never Say, “I Can’t Afford It”

– From rags to riches…ish… When I was a kid, my mom was a single mom with me. She was a freshly hatched journalist trying to build a career and feed her kid at the same time. I kid you not, we had a standing joke where she’d come home and say, ¨got your...