I’d heard people say that schedules work for kids, but I didn’t believe it. I like to leave things open. I thought structure would kill the creative spirit within… until I realized that lack of structure and too much screen time were numbing my 9-year-old’s brain. As a work-from-home parent, summers aren’t especially easy. Deadline […]
Like a budget for your money, a “time budget” allows you to discern how much time you really have, how you spend it… and how you can make the most of it.
A year ago I didn’t know what Minimalism was. As I started to read more about it and practice it I have fallen in love with the ideas and am trying to apply them at all levels of my life.
With a reasonable amount of work done for the day, I stood in the kitchen at a loss; there was nothing urgent to do. And I didn’t know what to do.
Some things that make our lives crazy-busy and stressful aren’t tasks we have to do. Sometimes, it’s worry and self-imposed burdens that weigh us down.