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At the beginning of every month, I write a post with ideas of how to spend the days in that month. I started doing it a few years ago out of a desire to experience more joy in the day-to-day, not just in the planned ahead trips and adventures.  Ready or not, 2019 graced us […]


Spending 2019.

Happy August! I already love today, because it’s a brand new day in a brand new week in a brand new month. Fresh starts and clean slates all around!  So, how will you be spending your August? As always, I have a few suggestions. 1. Start using your planner! One of my favorite things about […]


Spending August: A To-Do List for Adventuring Through the Month.

1. Happy April Fool’s Day! Play a prank on someone. 2. Plant a garden. 3. Make a new playlist. 4. Go through an entire day without complaining. If you catch yourself complaining, try again the next day. And then the next. You’ve got thirty days, you’re bound to be successful for at least one of them! […]


Spending April: A To-Do List for Adventuring Through the Month.

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