From Stuff to Less Stuff

I have too much stuff. Most people in America do. In fact, the poorer people are, the more stuff they seem to have. It boggles my mind when I drive around and see homes with a front yard full of old cars. For me at my home, I have too many books. I have made […]

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A ToDo List from the Dying

A hospice nurse called Bronnie Ware made a list of the biggest┬áregrets of the dying. It is a truly great list, I am still young but looking at the list, I can see where I excel and where I fall short. 1.┬áI wish I’d had the courage to live a life true to myself, not […]

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Stuff and Having kids

The hardest part of simplifying a life and reducing the amount of stuff we own is having children. We are taught to buy them stuff before they are even born, television teaches them to want things. The media make us think that we are poor parents if we do not buy our children things. Kids […]

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