Brainless budgeting. And the bliss in a simple life.

I have been online searching budgeting blogs in the wee hours with the roosters and early morning train whistle. Actually, I was trying to find this blog I just loved from a single mother who lives quite simply. Instead, I found all the fancy budgeting websites. These said sites are supposed to be about frugal living but I’d have to agrue that. I’m going to sound critical or snarky here, but most of these sights, although very smart and creative, aren’t what I need right now. They are shiny, trendy and have “shops” where you can buy budget calendars and … Continue reading Brainless budgeting. And the bliss in a simple life.

The joys of the simple life. Why we choose it when we choose family.

I wish more than ever that more and more people in mass movements would catch the simple life bug.  It is truly what life and family should be.  I don’t know why others aren’t making the choice by the millions except that we have been brainwashed by society, teachers, politicians, parents, and peers to chase that career ribbon and have that big, official title that will proclaim to the world that you are #1! Forget all that.  It means nothing one day on your deathbed.  Ask any dying person.  Ask them what was the most important thing in their life … Continue reading The joys of the simple life. Why we choose it when we choose family.