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The Messy Corner

Raise your hand if you have a space in your home, whether it be a corner or a room, or multiple corners or rooms (don’t be shy) that look like this: 440 more words



My daughter loved her long hair.  As a mother, you want to let your children make their own decisions.  I told her, so long as you brush it and take care of it, you may grow it as long as you wish.   650 more words


Three Reasons I Love Getting Rid of Stuff

Since I’m moving to Texas in January, I’ve been trying to minimise the amount of STUFF in my life. I’ve given away dozens of bags of clothes, books, fabric, trinkets, etc, and thrown away quite a few bags as well, and I actually find it quite refreshing. 622 more words


Simple Vision

Here are my tips and lessons on staying simple, even if you wear glasses and contacts. I got my first pair of glasses at age two and now am soon to be sixty, so I’ve had a lot of experience with taking care of my eyes. 680 more words


Episode 142: Begging You to Give Your Money Away – an Introduction to Effective Altruism

You can listen to this episode above and subscribe to our podcast on iTunes. You can also listen to this episode on Stitcher 225 more words


Giving. What was the first thing that came to your head when you read the first sentence? Donating? Giving to charity? I wanted to write this post to make you realise how unconsciously we correlate the term giving to money and charity. 331 more words

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Christmas in July

For over 25 years on the Fourth of July weekend the local chapter of a motorcycle club pulls up outside the food pantry where I volunteer to deliver the results of their annual food drive.  344 more words

Hunger In America