Why I don’t follow the KonMari method


Today I’d like to dive straight into a big topic: I’m not a big fan of Marie Kondo. Before you start screaming at me about joy and tidying and how the Japanese way of life is clearly superior to ours, let me explain. Much like my namesake the hamster, I am something of hoarder. I … Continue reading Why I don’t follow the KonMari method


The Pick’N’Mix Approach

About a decade ago, I was reading a magazine article. I don't remember the magazine, or the person who was being interviewed, but one thing they said stuck with me. They said they've taken a 'pick-and-mix' approach to religion: picking out aspects of various religions that ring true and putting them together to create their … Continue reading The Pick’N’Mix Approach