The Perfectionist In Me

When I shop for fruits or vegetables, I pick them with excessive care. The perfectionist in me searches for those without blemish, perfect in shape, firm to the touch. I know, however, that this is a fundamentally wrong way to shop for food in a world where food waste is a problem. When I have … Continue reading The Perfectionist In Me


On How We Are Never Entirely Right About Something

During our lives we argue with many people about many things. We argue with our parents, with our friends, with our lovers. We argue even when we don't want to argue. In each of us there's an innate mechanism that reacts with "I'm right, you're wrong." Even when we are not right. Sometimes the "I'm … Continue reading On How We Are Never Entirely Right About Something

On Waking Up Early

Waking up early is one of the best things we can do for our lives. On some days we have no choice but to tear ourselves away from the bed early to go to work or school, and we dread it. This is often why on our free days there's always the temptation to sleep … Continue reading On Waking Up Early