It could be worse

When something bad or annoying happens I’ve been trying to look at it another way. Rather than getting upset that the vet visit was $300, I say to myself “$300 is a lot better than what it would cost if she needed surgery”. Then the $300 sounds like a small sum compared to what it…

Energy & Schedules

Originally written March 29, 2019 – Updated January 9, 2021 I optimize the times I do things during the day based on my energy levels. It’s taken a while to figure out but I’ve finally got the hang of it. Mornings This is my prime time. It is silent, nobody else is awake. I get…

Learn out loud

I heard the concept of learning out loud while listening to an episode of Nat Chat with Isaac Morehouse. It’s something I’ve been thinking a lot about over the last few years and I never had a nice, succinct phrase to express the idea (thanks Isaac!). Learning out loud is nothing fancy, and it doesn’t…