The value of dabbling

There are many ways of answering the question 'What do you do?' You can start with your job. You might then expand into your hobby, if that's something you spend a lot of time on. Oftentimes the way you spend your time is roughly divided into work, social time, home maintenance, and a leisure activity. … Continue reading The value of dabbling


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