Tag: simplifying life

Creative Subtraction and My Red Pencil

Last week I shared how creativity is like math. We subtract things and we add things when we are being creative. This week I’m considering how to apply subtraction to your life in general, not just your creativity. …


Tipping Point The Final Phase

Our downsizing journey, which began in the fall of 2012, ended on a balmy day in March. Once the truck and van were unloaded, the real fun work began—finding places for all we’d brought with us. Even though …