I am not an expert of simplicity but it is a goal of mine and I am willing to share the things that I know based on my experience. Also these are things that I am working on and haven’t completely mastered. Learn to say no. saying no sometimes is such a difficult thing for me [...]
I am so completely over the thrills and chills. Well, I want to be over it. I want to find meaning in the ordinary. Nothing major need to happen in my life for me to know I'm living. I want to know that I'm living my best life even if my best life is going to work, going to church and hanging out with my small group of friends. I want to be satisfied with that. I don't want to need to travel the world to feel like I'm living my best life. I don't want to resent the days when I have nothing pleasurable doing.
The exciting thing about the New Year is the expectancy or reliance on the fresh slate that we all kind of crave. So with that mind, we set all these goals, make all these promises, and then weeks into the New Year we begin to forget them and postpone them to the following month. And then eventually January arrives again.