So Disheartened by the Greed

I just finished watching the documentary “Inside Job.” It was released in 2010 and won the Academy Award for Best Documentary Feature that year. Produced, written, and directed by Academy Award nominated filmmaker Charles Ferguson, the film is about the late 2000s financial crisis leading to the economic meltdown in 2008, and the systemic corruption [...]

When Our Stuff Begins to Own Us

Upon my friend Cindy’s suggestion, I finally finished reading the book “Stuff: Compulsive Hoarding and the Meaning of Things” by Randy Frost and Gail Steketee.  I found it so fascinating, and seriously, after reading it, you will want to de-clutter and un-hoard anything unnecessary in your house, and think twice about purchasing any new items! [...]