The Habitual Minimalist: Finding Peace In Letting Go

I may be a minimalist now, but I could have easily been a hoarder.  Not because I am especially materialistic (though I was years ago), but mostly because I am sentimental.  Three years ago my best friend John helped me move to a new apartment.  I was not yet educated in the art of minimizing and

I Hope You Find The Happiness In Life You’re Looking For

I was helping a coworker in another state by phone the other day.  I asked how his day was going, made a comment on the state he was in, and in turn, he asked where I was.  I replied with my typical “Unfortunately I’m stuck in Arizona right now” comment.  Most people chuckle or laugh

Meditation Practices And Their Purpose In My Life

I started meditating several years ago and have found the practice to be extremely helpful in keeping stress and anxiety at bay.  A few months ago, while reading Wishes Fulfilled by Dr. Wayne Dyer, I started adding bedtime ‘I AM’ affirmation meditations to my routine.  As I go to bed each night I close my

A Podcast, Random Kindness, Money, And More

I have a little bit to say about a lot of things today.  I usually like to stay focused on one topic, but the last 7 days have been a little bit of crazy, so this is what you get when that happens.

Meet The NomadiCats: Basil and Freddie

In “The Inspiration to Full-Time” series of posts, I shared the various epiphanies that led to my decision to travel full-time.  The Minimalists and The Office Hobo being 2 of the first major influences.  What I didn’t detail in those blog posts was the influence my cats, Basil and Freddie, had (and continue to have)

Love And Healing Energy For Happily Houseless

This is not the blog post I had prepared to post this morning.   The one I prepared yesterday afternoon was quickly put on the back burner last night after dinner. As I normally do daily, I pulled up my subscription feed on YouTube after dinner last night.  The first videos that always get watched, and

Death Of A Computer And The Leaky Savings Account

I was off work the Wednesday before Thanksgiving so I woke up ready to tackle some writing projects and complete some work on a new website I am developing.  I was pretty motivated and excited to get some real progress made as I opened my laptop to begin my work.  I was unaware my computer