Category Archives: Life

The Best Time of Day to Do Just About Anything

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Read the full article for details, but these are the suggestions…

  • 7 AM: Do Some Creative Thinking
  • 8 AM (or 1 PM): Book a Doctor’s Appointment
  • 9 AM: Go to the Post Office
  • 9 AM: Schedule a Job Interview
  • 9 AM: Search for an Apartment
  • 9:30 AM: Drink Your Coffee
  • 2 PM: Take a Nap
  • 2 PM: Send Email
  • 2 PM: Send Email
  • 6 PM: Exercise
  • 8 PM: Shop for Groceries
  • 10 PM: Go to Sleep
  • 10:30 PM: Start and End eBay Listings
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Safety is an Expensive Illusion

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If you haven’t heard of Mr Money Mustache yet, let me introduce you…

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3 Keys to Making Your New Year’s Resolutions Finally Stick

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A good deep dive on habits and goals to make your resolutions stick…

3 Keys to Making Your New Year’s Resolutions Finally Stick (TPS176)

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Why Motivating Others Starts With Using The Right Language

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I’ve loved this since I read it. “I intend to”, “I just did”, and “I have been doing” are wonderful places to be, but take some time to get to. Still, like the article points out the leap from asking permission to stating your intent is probably the most crucial and beneficial.

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Look Up

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Over three years old now, but still as valid as ever…

When you’re too busy looking down you don’t see the chances you miss.

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Free yourself from your filter bubbles

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It probably wouldn’t hurt if we all freed ourselves from our own little filter bubble. That said, telling others their in a bubble or ridiculing them is probably not the best way to get a health dialog going. FWIW: I’m always open to a good conversation and sharing of ideas.

Free yourself from your filter bubbles

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You, Too, Can Live Like Royalty and Delete All Your Social Media Accounts

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Something to think about…

For centuries, inbred weirdos in castles ruled every aspect of our lives. These days, they mostly just suck up public assistance that might be better spent on, I don’t know, helping sick kids or something.

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You, Too, Can Live Like Royalty and Delete All Your Social Media Accounts

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Linda Papadopoulos: Validation: Why It’s Dangerous…

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The comparison of social media to a public bathroom door seems apt…

Ep. 296 – Linda Papadopoulos: Validation: Why It’s Dangerous…

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Trump has given North Korea “the greatest gift ever”

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Forget the sensationalist headline, and listen to the podcast episode. Interesting to get the perspective of people with more background then ourselves.

Trump has given North Korea “the greatest gift ever”

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Facebook Makes You Sad, So Try Using It Less

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A Facebook slam… on Facebook! Expect another FB post coming up soon. In the mean time, the best way to reach me is in person, via my blog, or the messaging platform of your choice.

“Scrolling through your news feed is distracting and depressing”

Facebook Makes You Sad, So Try Using It Less

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