Category: Life Hacks

What is life hacking?

Life hacking is about doing familiar things in new ways in order to save time, money and energy. Elements of life hacking are simplicity, productivity, and ingenuity. The goal of life hacking is to make daily life better and eliminate many of life’s frustrations by finding easy solutions to common problems. Through life hacks, we can save money, energy and time in our daily lives and apply our new found surplus toward prepping.


Is a knife more dangerous than a gun?

There’s a lot of debate on the internet over which is more dangerous a knife or a gun. Of course, each weapon has its own advantages and disadvantages. Ultimately, with the benefit of surprise and a range of fewer than 21 feet, a knife wins. With the benefit of preparation and greater separation, a gun wins.   Why a gun...


Why My 11 Inspirational Quotes about Children are Better Than Yours

My quotes have extended commentary that will motivate you to become a better parent and citizen in society. More than just making you feel good (or guilty), I will give you insight into the world of children and what they need to thrive. Including:

Children and Marriage
Children and their Potential
Children and Society 


What is the Value of Joy

In this post, you will learn “how to joy”. Pardon the grammar, but this simple request is often searched for and few have found it. Today, you will learn how to joy; what joy is, why joy is valuable and how to experience it abundantly. You will also discover the source of joy and what blocks joy in your life. Finally, you will learn the ancient path that leads from suffering to joy.


What is the Meaning of Love (7 ancient words you need to know)

In this post, you will discover the many facets of love, which you can identify and strengthen to improve your life and the lives of those you love.

This will allow you to reflect on your past, understand how love has shaped you into the person you are and how love can help you become the person you want to be.

The ancient Greeks and Romans had a profound understanding of love and used different words for different kinds of love:

Storge: family love

Philautia: self-love

Ludus: playful love

Eros: sexual passion

Pragma: enduring love

Philia: deep friendship

Agape: sacrificial love


15 Quotes about Living Life (with comments)

This post will highlight and explore 15 key quotes about living life. It is much better to engage in discussion with a few choice words rather than skim hundreds of quickly forgotten recitations. We will examine 5 ideas for living life in each of the categories of encouragement, challenge, and warning.


What is the Worth of Wisdom?

This post will explore the worth of wisdom. Wisdom has value for all things. Wisdom will allow you to do the right thing at the right time in the right way. We will also learn the meaning of wisdom, the value of wisdom and how to gain wisdom. Introduction Your boss treats you like a child, always checking up on...


10 Famous Quotes on Teamwork with commentary

“Individual commitment to a group effort – that’s what makes a team work, a company work, a society work, a civilization work.’ – Vince Lombardi, Famous NFL head coach Teamwork is what life and success are all about – at every level of society. It’s teamwork from the top and all the way down. And when teamwork fails, so does...


What is the Time Management Priority Matrix

This post will explain the meaning and purpose of the Time Management Priority Matrix. This tool allows you to assess areas that are likely to lead to long-term success and which are merely timewasters. Every activity is divided into four quadrants: Q1: urgent and important, Q2: important but not urgent, Q3: urgent, but not important, and Q4: not urgent and not...


Top 10 Continuous Improvement Quotes with comment

1. “It is not necessary to change.  Survival is not mandatory.”  W. Edwards Deming At first, this message is comforting – change is not necessary, but the next sentence makes clear the shocking consequences. Life is not fair! If we do not change, we may not survive. Reality is harsh and uncaring. The world doesn’t owe us anything, nor does...