9 Lies that Keep Our Schedules Overwhelmed


“Don't get so busy making a living that you forget to make a life.” The speed of our world is increasing. Technology and communication continue to improve. Information moves faster. And social media rewards those who never turn it … Read More

Inspiring Simplicity. Weekend Reads.


There are many wonderful people pursuing and promoting simplicity. Fortunately, some of them are gifted in communication and choose to encourage and inspire us with their words. I enjoy reading their unique perspective. I’m sure you will too. So … Read More

Love People, Not Things


People were created to be loved. Things were created to be used. The reason why the world is in chaos is because things are being loved and people are being used. I have a friend. Let’s call him John. I’m not sure if friend is actually the best … Read More

On Mission


"People are effective because they say 'no,' because they say, 'this isn't for me'." —Peter Drucker In his book, Essentialism, Greg McKeown reminds us of an important truth, "You can do anything, but you can't do everything." When I married my … Read More

7 Reasons We Buy More Stuff Than We Need


The amount of stuff we own these days is staggering. The average American home size has grown from 1,000 square feet to almost 2,500 square feet. Personal storage generates more than $24 billion in revenue each year. Reports indicate we consume … Read More