You know the little feeling of annoyance, the little feeling of impatience we get when someone do something not like we expect them to do something. The Stoics teach us that we should remember what is in our control. For everything that is not in our control, our tranquility should not be affected. The way … [Read more…]
What are we doing today? It’s kind of a weird question that we ask ourselves often. Even my kids started to ask that question first thing in the morning. Do we need to do something today? Do we need to have a plan for each day? The Stoics tell us that we should enjoy the … [Read more…]
I often ask myself why am I unable to write more. Is it because I don’t have a muse? Is it because I don’t have a passion? Is it because I have nothing interesting to say? Is it because I should write at least 300 words? Is it because I should be a SEO guru … [Read more…]
You know that your kids have too much stuff when you throw out 3 garbage bags full and you feel that you didn’t make a dent in their clutter. It’s a process that can be frustrating because we get emotional about the stuff that our kids have. How do we get emotional about that stuff … [Read more…]
Everyday, we live different situations. In any of those, there’s positives and negatives. It’s our own choice to emphasis one side or the other in our inner self. If we choose to put the negatives in the foreground, it’s all we’re going to see.