Last updated on April 2nd, 2021 at 08:20 pm
We worry too much.
Here in Toronto, worrying is the name of the game. We’re either worrying about where we’re going to get money to pay off our debts, or worrying about how we’re going to save up enough money to buy stuff so we can worry about where to get the money to pay those debts off.
We worry about our futures, we worry about what’s already passed. The weather, chores, our jobs—they’re all fair game. We worry about our stuff and get more stuff to cope with the worry.
You know that I don’t hide the fact that I’m an advocate for having less stuff. I think that it’s the things that we need that should be made sexy—not the things that we think we want. Life would be far less confusing this way. But stuff is everywhere. You can’t hide from it. Advertising is everywhere we look. Stuff will FIND you.
So what can you do about it all? How do you become happier in this maelstrom of activity around you?
Well, there are some key rules you can follow: