We must be willing to give up the life that we planned, so we can have the life that is waiting for us- Joseph Campbell

I’ve been seeing so many quotes about inner peace lately. …


How to prepare for rapid, excessive and out-of-control price increases…

As we all know, inflation is already happening. We’ve seen that gas has doubled since January 2021 in the U.S. so it’s on the rise again.

Hyperinflation, however, has not hit us yet. It is a conundrum facing central banks as they struggle to provide ultra-accommodative policy to help economies…


Dear Mr. Denning,

Ever since I got the nerve to submit my first article on Medium, I have been reading your writing and admiring the consistency and variety of subjects you cover. It’s no wonder you have 200K+ followers. They say you never know how many people you influence.

Since…


Walk away and feel like a millionaire!

I recently turned on YouTube and watched a young woman sitting in front of a camera with shopping bags filled with her “haul” from a store. …


Seize the opportunity to design a new lifestyle!

Chances are that you, like most Americans, only use a small percentage of the rooms in your big home. This means most of the space in your home is either unused or not used to its maximum capacity. …


Adapting a European-inspired lifestyle can be done anywhere.

There is a certain romance about life in Europe. I’ve always dreamed about living there and I’ve fantasized about a glamorous looking lifestyle like the ones I’ve seen in movies.

But adapting a more European-inspired lifestyle can be done anywhere. It centers around two things: Simplicity and Appreciation. …


Living with less is freeing

It feels like just yesterday I was decluttering my home and my life for the first time. It’s been a year and, in that time, I’ve learned a lot of lessons that have stuck with me.

It took a while before I ever would have considered myself a minimalist. I…


It may as well be a superpower!

About six years ago, I was stressed and had constant chatter and clutter in my head. It was around this time that I was introduced to the concept of mindfulness. The goal of mindfulness is for one to focus in the present moment with a “quiet mind”. …


Weirdness could and should be the new normal…

In his book “We Are All Weird”, Seth Godin illustrates how none of us is perfectly 100% average — that even the most mundane among us have interests and habits that set us apart.

If, in fact, we are all weird, how do we live in a world that seems…


A delicate balancing act…

We have become a society that is all about “doing” things. We measure our success by the amount of items we check off on our to-do lists. We see time as our greatest commodity and that is what limits our accomplishments.

“Doing” is an activity that is focused on getting…

Rosa Diaz

Solo wanderluster, sharing ideas, theories, adventures and views. Blogger at www.bloggerwidow.blogspot.com

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