Tag Archives: decision making

reader question – should i keep old electronics?

When you buy new a toaster or speakers or cell phone, do you put the old one in the basement, just in case? Even if it’s broken? Whether it’s a broken coffee maker that could be used for parts, or … Continue reading

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random acts of kindness

Because I’ve been consumed with my technology issues, I let Random Acts of Kindness Week slip by me last week. Given the negativity that surrounds us in person and online, I think it’s important to recognize that small gestures can … Continue reading

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clean off your desk day 2017

Out of curiosity, I looked up the last time I posted about Clean Off Your Desk Day, in 2015. I built the cart shortly after that post and am glad to have it. I rearranged furniture so I could use … Continue reading

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recycle day

Yes, there is a day set aside to celebrate and promote recycling. November 15th is National America Recycles Day. Learn about recycling efforts in your jurisdiction and, if your community doesn’t provide recycling services, learn how to get them started. … Continue reading

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living with chaos

Everyone experiences some turmoil regularly. When chaos takes over your life, however, you might want to look at what you can do to tame it. You can’t control how other people drive, but you can choose not to react angrily … Continue reading

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what’s in your refrigerator?

November is National Clean Out Your Refrigerator Month. If you find yourself throwing away food because you overbuy or because you just don’t know what’s in your refrigerator, this is a great time to clear it out. Start by taking … Continue reading

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holiday stress

Yes, it’s that time of year again. Once Halloween hits, the great marketing machine starts pitching Christmas. There’s Thanksgiving to consider, too. Can you feel your stress level rising? In a study conducted by Wirthlin Worldwide, approximately 52% of women … Continue reading

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