Try This at Home
Lower the bar. In other words — cribbing from Voltaire — don’t let the perfect be the enemy of the good. (Thanks to our producer Henry, for the hilariously appropriate musical accompaniment.)
Better Than Before Habit Strategy
The Strategy of the Clean Slate means that any transition is a great time to change a habit. It’s a powerful strategy, but one that’s not always available to us, so it plays to be on the watch for opportunities.
“Any tips for cultivating happiness when you have small children?”
We waste food. Any suggestions?
Elizabeth’s Gold Star
Elizabeth’s writing partner Sarah lives in a neighborhood that had a neighborhood-wise garage sale.
I mention the delightful picture book by Cynthia Rylant, Poppleton in Spring. I love all the Poppleton books.