Think about your life goals

Post written by Leo Babauta. Follow me on twitter or identica. There’s never a good time to sit down and think about what you want to accomplish in life. We have busy lives, and even when we’re not busy, we might just feel more like vegging in front of the TV or checking our feeds…

Best 8 Ways to Deal with Detractors

Post written by Leo Babauta. Follow me on twitter or identica. We have all had them as we set and go after our goals, no matter where we are or what our goals may be: naysayers, detractors, people who poke fun or get angry or tell us we can’t do it. Detractors are very serious…

Top 20 Motivation Hacks – #8

Post written by Leo Babauta. Follow me on twitter or identica. Quick intro: I first intended this Top 20 list to be in a single post, but I decided that breaking them into separate posts would allow me to concentrate on each a little more. So, I present my list of the Top 20 Motivation…

Keeping a stress-free, clean house

Post written by Leo Babauta. Follow me on twitter or identica. Yesterday I cleaned my house a little, tidying up, cleaning the bathroom a little, cleaning the kitchen, and generally making the place look nice. It is simply beautiful. There is a tremendous pleasure I get in being able to relax in a clean house….

Slow Down … to Enjoy Life

Post written by Leo Babauta. Follow me on twitter or identica. I don’t usually read forwarded email, but I received one today that caught my attention. It was written by someone who works at Volvo in Sweden, and he mentions how any project in the company “takes 2 years to be finalized, even if the…

My Story

Post written by Leo Babauta. Follow me on Twitter. Many of my new readers (welcome new readers!) have been wondering, after reading some of my posts on how to achieve your goals, and how to save money or exercise or wake up early … what exactly are my qualifications? My answer is that I have…

Ben Franklin’s hack tweaked – tracking my goals

Post written by Leo Babauta. Follow me on Twitter. A number of people have posted about Ben Franklin’s virtues, which is one of the coolest ideas for tracking your habits. I’ve thought about this idea for quite some time, and just this week decided to tweak it to fit my own goals. I created a…

How I Became an Early Riser

Photo by snappED up Post written by Leo Babauta. Follow me on Twitter. I’ve found that waking early has been one of the best things I’ve done as I’ve changed my life recently, and I thought I’d share my tips. I just posted about my morning routine, and thought you might like to know how…