Honestly, I’m not that into New Year’s resolutions, at least not exclusively in January. We each have a different style and pace for setting and reaching goals; in my case it varies from year to year, even month to month. And partly to take the pressure off the new year, partly to minimize [my perception … Continue reading Sort of New Year Resolution: the 7th Habit and Mental Renewal
Am I the only one that rebels against my own to-do lists? I can take an activity I normally even enjoy, give it a deadline, and presto—an obligation I resent. Even those fun Christmas traditions. I’ve toyed with several solutions, including NOT making lists (but then I forget), breaking tasks down into smaller bits (Lee … Continue reading Of To-do Lists and My Favorite Motivator
You’re welcome for this pretty much fail-proof, super quick soup base. Simultaneously satisfy your cold-weather craving for soup AND use up all the leftovers in the fridge (to both make room for Thanksgiving and then manage the aftermath)! Seriously, in two years I’m yet to meet a leftover that didn’t taste yummy in this broth. … Continue reading Magic Soup Base!
Brityn here! We talk lots around Waters+Bennett about prioritizing our time, minimalism, and saying “no.” Here’s a little story about practicing what I preach since I’ve been away from W+B. I was asked in May to illustrate a children’s book telling the story of the first three generations of one of my mother’s ancestral lines … Continue reading Prioritizing and Practicing What I Preach…Or Why I Took a Four-Month Hiatus From Blogging