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Small Changes can Help Save Money and the Planet

Small Changes can Help Save Money and the Planet

Help Save the Planet and Save Money, Too! After watching Greta Thurnbergs’s Ted Talk, I felt I couldn’t just sit around waiting for someone else to save the planet. My professional goal is to help...

Financial Freedom: On Money and Happiness

Financial Freedom: On Money and Happiness

Happiness, Money and Financial Freedom Research on happiness says that we are happier if we get experiences, not things. After announcing to my friends that I had reached peak stuff and was becoming...

Tips to Help Clear Sentimental Clutter

Tips to Help Clear Sentimental Clutter

When it comes to clutter, it is often most difficult to clear sentimental clutter. If you find the task of clearing sentimental clutter difficult, then read on. I read quite a few books while I had...

Time to Set Good Habits

Time to Set Good Habits

The new school year is starting and summer is ending. This makes for the perfect time to set good habits. Every time you come back from a holiday, it is a great time to put in place new routines,...

On the Battle Against Single-use Plastics

On the Battle Against Single-use Plastics

What is so wrong with single-use plastics? Here are my thoughts and ways I try to avoid them. My daughter who has eczema and skin sensitivities convinced me to buy the Face Halo makeup remover pads...

Clutter: Can a Maximalist turn Minimalist?

Clutter: Can a Maximalist turn Minimalist?

“The first step in crafting a life you want is to get rid of everything you don’t.”– Joshua Becker I’ve always liked having things, but after reading the shocking statistic that the average American...

11 Tips for Painless Saving

11 Tips for Painless Saving

Tips for Painless Saving 1. Automate it. If it isn’t in your bank account you won’t miss it. 2. Celebrate a pay raise or bonus with a special night out. Then invest the rest of it automatically by...

On Emotional Needs, Pain, and Suffering

On Emotional Needs, Pain, and Suffering

I was reading The Miracle Equation by Hal Elrod and was struck by this paragraph: "By accepting all the things you can't change...you give yourself the gift of being at peace with life as it is,...

Get to Financial Freedom Faster in a Used Car

Get to Financial Freedom Faster in a Used Car

On getting to financial freedom faster. I’m not into unnecessary suffering or struggle and I’m all about maximizing life for the greatest enjoyment, freedom and happiness so it bothers me to see so...