4 Shortcuts to Better Decision-Making

4 Shortcuts to Better Decision-Making

One thing that bothers me more than leaving kitchen cabinet doors ajar (why??) is the question of why we don’t do what we say we want to do. We say we want to be healthier… but still eat the bag of Hot Cheetos. We say we want to get up earlier… but still snooze the...
Fluffy Gray Cat Syndrome

Fluffy Gray Cat Syndrome

Have you ever had a “simple” decision turn into an extended hunt for the perfect car/book/apartment/vacation/etc.? I had this happen when I was looking for a unique item: a cat. When asked “what are you looking for?” at adoption events, I said I wanted an affectionate...
Why You Shouldn’t Try That New Idea

Why You Shouldn’t Try That New Idea

As I watched the berries spill out of my hand, it was as if each of them said “serves you right!” on the way down. Since I was a child, I loved the plunk! blueberries make as they hit my bucket and how they feel warm from the sun even hours after leaving the berry...