Open Loops 4/17/2015

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On Fridays I pull the best of my blog readings to share with readers. Topics can come from anywhere, and cover anything. This week I highlight articles on

  • How to clean the heating shell of a slow cooker
  • How to make steel cut oatmeal easily
  • Getting over the paralysis of a huge workload
  • A great way to close open loops around the house
  • Bedtime rituals to boost your productivity
  • Ways to stay optimistic
  • …and more!
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Open Loops 4/10/2015

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On Fridays I pull the best of my blog readings to share with readers. Topics can come from anywhere, and cover anything. This week I highlight articles on

  • Learn what ala carte TV really costs
  • A rant against K Cups (mine) in response to a “reuse” article
  • 5 daily rituals for happiness
  • The anti-bucket list
  • When good enough really isn’t good enough
  • …and more!
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Open Loops 4/3/2015

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On Fridays I pull the best of my blog readings to share with readers. Topics can come from anywhere, and cover anything. This week I highlight articles on

  • Robert Fulghum’s take on Girl Scout cookies
  • A single question that can help you avoid impulse purchases
  • A guide to concise writing
  • Keeping collections from becoming clutter
  • Weight loss mythbusting
  • …and more!
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Open Loops 3/27/2015

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On Fridays I pull the best of my blog readings to share with readers. Topics can come from anywhere, and cover anything. This week I highlight articles on:

  • How to know what you’re motivated by
  • Google Contacts
  • How to save money on food
  • Removing stains
  • Minimum effective dosing as applied to tasks
  • …and more!
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Open Loops 3/20/2015

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On Fridays I pull the best of my blog readings to share with readers. Topics can come from anywhere, and cover anything. This week I highlight articles on:

  • better grilled pizza;
  • using preparation as a way to procrastinate;
  • other malware like Superfish you need to be aware of;
  • career lessons from Rockfeller;
  • using Pareto’s principle to identify your most troublesome problems;
  • thoughts on Selma by a former minister who was there;
  • …and more!
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