month in review: 10/14

When's the last time I did a Month in Review post? Why, it was January 2013! I've been reading Brene Brown's Daring Greatly and in it she cites research that indicates that those who are acutely aware of what they're grateful for are more contented. That makes a lot of sense to me, but often … Continue reading month in review: 10/14

monthly goals: october

I've been manic for the past few days. I have this sudden urge to do, make, complete. But it feels unhealthy, because I'm never satisfied and I'm always on edge. Perhaps starting up a Monthly Goals post series will redirect my activity to something a bit more satisfying. October Goals: List items for Platinum & … Continue reading monthly goals: october

Fair Trade Month

Happy October and joyous Fair Trade Month. If you read my last post, you'll recall that I'm on a mission to spend my money on ethically produced products; now is the perfect time for you to join me. You can take the Fair Trade Pledge over at Fair Trade USA. Check out their list of Products … Continue reading Fair Trade Month