Thanks But No Thanks

I have to admit, this is a well decorated and nicely furnished living room. It has all the right things. Matching and centered pictures adorn the fireplace mantle which is used for displaying various forms of artwork. Sofas and arm chairs filled with throw pillows to discourage any seating. And Read more…

More Is Better

The African proverb ‘It takes a village to raise a child’ means the work put forth in raising a child cannot be done alone; an entire community must participate to some extent in the task. So, why am I writing about the task of raising a child on a minimalist Read more…

Just In Case

So you just set up that new DVD player you purchased. You test it out and everything looks great. Actually, it looks better than great because you also decided to buy those high quality audio/video cables as apposed to the inexpensive ones that came with the DVD player. It’s time Read more…

My Office

I’ve read a lot of stories about successful companies that started out of a garage. Companies like Apple, Google, Amazon, Starbucks and Hewlett Packard all started from within the walls of a small garage. I thought I would try something a bit different and see what happens if I had Read more…

My Wallet

My homemade duck tape wallet. I love it. On one side I have my drivers license, and the other side I have my credit card. I also try to carry a ten dollar bill underneath my drivers license for emergencies! It folds neatly in half and all is safe. In Read more…

Does Your Stuff Own You

Have you discovered that you’re no longer able to find anything in your own garage? Are you always having to step around things just to make it through your bedroom? Does it seem like you are spending more time dusting and cleaning your stuff and not enough time enjoying life? Read more…