Book Recommendations · Depth Year · Reading & Writing

Digital Minimalism by Cal Newport

I just love the research that Cal Newport does. He's all about getting the most out of our time and truly living the life that we want. Digital Minimalism is his latest effort to help us cull the distractions and focus on the things we truly value. The point isn't to necessarily stop using social… Continue reading Digital Minimalism by Cal Newport

Depth Year

Taking Inspiration from Maria Popova (again)

Lately I've been thinking about Maria Popova's interview with Krista Tippett that aired two years ago. I've been wanting to listen to it again but have found it difficult to find the right moment. But when I started this morning's pancakes and tapped into my podcast app to find something to listen to, guess what… Continue reading Taking Inspiration from Maria Popova (again)

Depth Year · Reading & Writing

How I’m Reaching My Writing Goals – Limiting Screen Time

There are so many distractions pulling our attention away from the things that we find truly important. I know that I want to spend time being present with my family, reading as much as I can, and cultivating a steady writing routine. But I spend a lot of time on my phone, especially on apps… Continue reading How I’m Reaching My Writing Goals – Limiting Screen Time