Slow living takes guts. One day, Thoreau decided that by going into the woods he’d live more deliberately, and therefore lived a very different lifestyle than his contemporaries, surely with more meaning.
Freedom's implication is that it must come at a price. And the result should be, well, freedom, right?
Maybe it was watching the news too much. Maybe it was my worrier nature, or the high crime rate in this city, or maybe it was my husband's cautious words that flooded my psyche and drowned me in a sea of fearfulness and anxiousness.
I think the plan of having no plans should be quickly adopted by those seeking a slower pace of life,...
A little over a month ago I posted about taking a social media and blog hiatus during the month of December, specifically Instagram since I felt a bit addicted. I must say the results confirm my suspicions.
This December, the last month of the year, take a moment to review your life and recent days. It's a good time to question the things you buy, the things you do, the habits you have, and the people you relate to.
With busyness and hurry controlling our lives, we deceive ourselves thinking that tailgating the car in front of us will get us where we need to be faster, but it won't. Remember: if you hit that car, you're automatically at fault; at least in Florida you are.