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Podcast 167: Be a Tourist in Your Own Home, Deep Dive into the “Season of Stress,” and How to Keep an Empty Shelf in Your Smartphone.
Podcast 167

Podcast 167: Be a Tourist in Your Own Home, Deep Dive into the “Season of Stress,” and How to Keep an Empty Shelf in Your Smartphone.

Be a tourist in your own home, how to deal with a Season of Stress, and how you can create an "empty shelf" in your smart-phone.
Podcast 160: Very Special Episode! Live from Elizabeth’s Cluttered Home Office.
Podcast 160

Podcast 160: Very Special Episode! Live from Elizabeth’s Cluttered Home Office.

Gretchen and Elizabeth meet in Elizabeth’s home office to clear some clutter.
Podcast 138: Always Leave Some Extra Room in the Suitcase, the Stress of Giving a Toast, and the Joy of Seeing a Color for the First Time.
Podcast 138

Podcast 138: Always Leave Some Extra Room in the Suitcase, the Stress of Giving a Toast, and the Joy of Seeing a Color for the First Time.

Always leave some room in the suitcase, the stress of giving a toast, and what to bring to the office if you don't want to be the evil donut-bringer.
Podcast 130: Seven Myths of Happiness.
Podcast 130

Podcast 130: Seven Myths of Happiness.

Podcast 130: In this "Very Special Episode," we discuss seven myths of happiness. Agree, disagree?
Podcast 126: Look for an Under-Used Area of Your Home, Dealing with Perfectionism, and Clear Instructions about How to Rate and Review a Podcast.
Podcast 126

Podcast 126: Look for an Under-Used Area of Your Home, Dealing with Perfectionism, and Clear Instructions about How to Rate and Review a Podcast.

Episode 126: Look for an under-used area of your house, find ways to mark sad anniversaries in a happy way, and strategies to deal with the challenge of perfectionism. Plus: how to review a podcast.
Sometimes, the Best Solution Is To Do Nothing at All.
A Little Happier

Sometimes, the Best Solution Is To Do Nothing at All.

A Little Happier: My mother’s advice about an irksome renovation problem reminded me of an important Secret of Adulthood: Sometimes, the best solution is to do nothing at all.
Podcast 113: Reclaim Your Dump Zones, a Hack for Making Tough Decisions, and Is Your Birthday Important to You?
Podcast 113

Podcast 113: Reclaim Your Dump Zones, a Hack for Making Tough Decisions, and Is Your Birthday Important to You?

Podcast 113: Why you should reclaim your dump zones, how to make a tough decision, and is your birthday important to you?
One of the Worst Ways to Waste Time Is to ____.
A Little Happier

One of the Worst Ways to Waste Time Is to ____.

A Little Happier: One of the most irksome ways to waste time is to do something well that we need not do at all.
Podcast 96: Set Your “Holiday Intention,” the Fun of Making Graham-Cracker Houses, and the Problem of Holiday Shared Work.
Podcast 96

Podcast 96: Set Your “Holiday Intention,” the Fun of Making Graham-Cracker Houses, and the Problem of Holiday Shared Work.

Podcast 96: Set your holiday intention, tackle the problem of shared work, identify some inexpensive gifts—and how to make a graham-cracker holiday house.
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