A Former Skeptic’s Guide to Meditation

“Nothing like a Jesus joke to take the air right out of the room.” -Jim Gaffigan While watching Jim’s most recent stand-up special on Netflix, Cinco, this throwaway comment caught my attention. After an agreeing nod and a chuckle, I started thinking about other topics that tend to make most people uncomfortable. The first thing that came […]

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Unconditional Gratitude

What are you grateful for? Take a second and think about it. Don’t just keep reading! Think about it. Now, what came to mind? Your spouse? Your job? Your children? Your friends? No matter what you thought of, I’d be willing to bet a large sum of money that it leaned towards something positive. Things […]

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An Experiment In Minimalism

You’d think that the 9 bags above might indicate that my wife and I are planning a big move. You’d be wrong. Those 9 bags are all going to the Goodwill. Here’s another fun fact: we live in a one bedroom apartment. 9 bags of clothes, appliances, accessories, and knickknacks packed into a one bedroom […]

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