Resolutions or Solutions?

How to make resolutions more than just ineffectual bandaids. And turn them into solutions, not just good plans!

It’s once again time to ring in a new year. Which for many means making New Year’s resolutions. But based on both statistics and personal experience, I find that New Year’s Resolutions don’t work! So if you failed to keep last year’s resolutions, take heart. You’re not alone! We’ve probably all made them, only to feel discouraged or even guilty for not sticking to them. 

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Advent: the Missing Piece of Christmas

Because the story does not end with Christmas. It is only the beginning!

We mostly ditched Christmas a few years ago. Not out of Scroogish tendencies, but because of the increasing materialism. Each year it became harder for us to find true meaning and spirituality among all the commercial trappings. So for several years we did little during the holidays. 

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