Purposeful or Pointless: Why ‘Mindless Shopping’ is the Thief of Joy

Shopping is part of our life, and I am¬†absolutely not advocating giving it up. But ‘mindless’ shopping (the kind where you go to the mall or the supermarket out of habit or for entertainment, rather than genuine need) is¬†the thief of life, in more ways than one. Dramatic I know, but hear me out. ‘He … More Purposeful or Pointless: Why ‘Mindless Shopping’ is the Thief of Joy

‘We don’t buy things with money; we buy them with hours of our lives.’

I started my adulthood the ‘right’ way. I travelled a bit, and worked until I could afford to put myself through university. I completed my degree in 4yrs, whilst working full time throughout. (I don’t recommend that.) I purchased a house. I moved for better work and the house became a rental. I moved for … More ‘We don’t buy things with money; we buy them with hours of our lives.’