For a while, I have been trying to get to inbox zero since I KonMari’d my physical stuff last summer. Today I officially achieved inbox zero at work and it is shocking not to see a single email. Outlook literally tellsme “We didn’t find anything to show here” in my inbox. It is a very … Continue reading Inbox Zero
You meet someone new and to break the ice they ask "What do you do?". I am not sure about you but that question gets on my last nerve. Do I respond as expected with my job title? Or could I respond with the following: I am passionate about running, spending time with my family, … Continue reading What Do You Do?
For years I made excuses why borrowing library books would not work for me. In no particular order, here are the excuses. The books are all old and nothing new is available. I can't possible finish a book before it is due back. I can only get books from one library or I would have … Continue reading Libraries
Smile, it’s the key that fits the lock of everybody's heart. - Anthony J. D'Angelo
One man's trash is another man's treasure. I could get on board with that saying sometimes. Can't use a shovel? Sure someone else could use it! Can't use plastic storage tubs? Sure someone else could use it! Cleaned out your home and found that you have 100 extra spatulas? Sure a bunch of people could … Continue reading As the Saying Goes…
Since reading part of Cal Newport's book titled Digital Minimalism, things have changed around here. I no longer have a beep, buzz, or any other noise for texts, emails, or anything besides phone calls. Except for my husband. I know when I receive a text from him. I mean how am I supposed to read … Continue reading Digital Minimalism Update
Got issues with boundaries? Issues saying no? If so, check out this week's Best Podcast of the Week. Part of the Onward Project by Gretchen Rubin, the founder of Whole 30, Melissa Urban, created a podcast titled Do the Thing. Episode 11: Dr. Nicole LePera, The Holistic Psychologist Show notes: Dr. Nicole LePera (she/her) is … Continue reading Best Podcast of the Week (7/8/2019)