When you’ve spent your whole life being defined as a thinker, how do you find identity beyond your thoughts?
The mind doesn’t have an off switch, which is why we need to create our own.
As much as you have on your plate, the most important things that take care of themselves without your needing to think about them. No to-do list required.
When it comes to being “productive” — doing our best work — we often build barriers that block us and sabotage our efforts. Awareness of these barriers is the first step to changing them.
We live in a culture that prizes thinking. But thinking isn’t as useful as we think it is.
How much time do you spend thinking things through and figuring things out, only to end up feeling like you didn’t make progress? Maybe there’s a better way.
The most important things we want to know cannot be found in a Google search. In this era, cookbooks seem hopelessly outdated and inefficient. You can’t search for recipes with the same ease that you can search the web. You can’t link to your shopping list. Even Amazon’s Alexa can’t tell you where the recipe […]