Category Guest posts

The Inestimable Advantages of Living a More Natural Life

Our ancestors lived for millions of years without money. This explains why spending does not equal happiness.  The things that make us happy are the natural “wins” that we would have experienced over the millennia: being in nature, overcoming obstacles, eating real food, conversation and laughter, good sex, happy children and community. The best things in life […]

Are diamonds really a girl’s best friend?

This week I am featuring an article from Free to Pursue, a Canadian blogger who writes about personal finance and related lifestyle matters including great stuff on subjects as varied as Zombies, Flowers and House. The article deals with the strange social convention of spending large amounts of money on diamond engagement rings.   This is one of those habits […]