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Life after the Daily Grind
Pets instead of children: the fur baby trend
Millennials love their pets and lavish them like children. It used to be that pets were lucky to be fed scraps but now they eat and are clothed like humans ...
April 5, 2021
Comparison is the thief of joy
"Comparison is the thief of joy" is a quote from Theodore Roosevelt. According to social comparison theory we measure ourselves by comparing ourselves to others. ...
March 28, 2021
Gold is money everything else is credit
Gold is money everything else is credit -- this is a quote from J.P. Morgan back when money was gold. So what's money today? ...
March 18, 2021
From chimneys to Snowflakes: is life too easy?
From working in coal mines and stuck up chimneys to sitting on the couch playing video games. Has life become too easy? ...
February 23, 2021
Is being rich worth it?
Why do so many people want to be rich? Do rich people have a better life? Is being rich really worth it? ...
February 15, 2021
Why office work is such a doss
As the creator of Dilbert puts it, the reality for many is that office work is a pretence, it's about making yourself look good, or how I often hear it described: it's a game ...
February 6, 2021
Feeling good vs feeling happy
What's the difference between feeling good and feeling happy? I believe there's a distinct difference between the two that's worth knowing ...
January 24, 2021
Society’s rules: past, present and future
We need rules in society, without them there would be anarchy. These rules change; women can vote, slavery is illegal and same sexes can marry. But where are these rules heading? ...
January 15, 2021
Nostrum: stop wasting money on snake oil
Nostrum is a fake medicine or remedy sold by a con artist. Famous nostrum includes snake oil and today anything endorsed by Gwyneth Paltrow ...
January 2, 2021