Skip to Content

Live Simply, Quit Your Job and Follow Your Dreams

“How will you spend your thirtieth birthday?” a friend asked while we snacked on sushi. “Celebrate?” my friend M responded. “I’ll spend it crying. I set my expectations too high for thirty,” she said. “I had such big dreams, and I haven’t achieved any of them.” “What did you want to accomplish?” another friend asked. …

Read More about Live Simply, Quit Your Job and Follow Your Dreams

Should I Quit My Job If It Makes Me Unhappy?

Why do people stay in jobs they hate? For the money, of course. You drive to work each day, dreading the next eight hours, yet you climb into your car every day and repeat the same commute. Your job makes you miserable. As the day-to-day agony continues, you begin to question your future career path, …

Read More about Should I Quit My Job If It Makes Me Unhappy?

Year End Reflection: What Moment Made You Feel Most Alive?

New Year’s resolutions focus our goals and intentions on the upcoming year. Creating a list of goals is a worthwhile ritual, but why do we spend so much time looking forward and so little time looking back? Why don’t we focus more energy on year end reflection? You know, reflecting on all of the thoughts …

Read More about Year End Reflection: What Moment Made You Feel Most Alive?

How To Live a Good, Happy Life Without Money

I sit on the floor, surrounded by a group of smiling first graders. “What do you want to be when you grow up,” I ask. Their hands shoot up high into the air as they enthusiastically call out their answers. “A doctor.” “A nurse.” “A basketball player.” “A builder.” “A teacher.” “A zookeeper.” They are …

Read More about How To Live a Good, Happy Life Without Money