winter trees

Choosing NOT to blog like an expert

Hello world! I’ve missed you. For anyone not looking at publication dates, it’s been most of a year since I last posted. I took a “quick break” when I could feel myself getting burnt out on blogging last summer, then extended that break for another 10 months or so. This wasn’t an accident. The self-check-in win When I started this blog I spent a great deal of time reading posts by successful bloggers about how…

Big Small Choices: Peaceful view from BSC workspace.

The first small choice.

The choice that started it… This is the first story of how my life changed dramatically for the better. What changed the game for me? Tidying. Seriously. And while the whole of this blog isn’t focused on tidying, it was a huge driver and kick-starter to everything that happened next. Here’s why. In early 2016 I was moving into my first mine-all-mine, one bedroom apartment. Before this move I’d always shared larger spaces with roommates. By default…