Cleaning a Bathroom the Easy Way (and without chemicals)

My working past is rich in cleaning experience. None of it until the past few years was without toxic chemicals, but I did learn some fun techniques that still make things easier. The bathroom is my least-deplored room in the house to clean, maybe because I don't have to vacuum it. [...]

By |2017-08-21T20:40:53-06:30June 1st, 2014|Health, Inside Outcome|0 Comments

An Anniversary Shoutout

Tomorrow will mark two years since my husband and I traveled to the beautiful state of Hawaii and joined each other’s hands in marriage; and instead of writing a personal letter this year, I decided it would be more fun to shout it from a virtual mountain top. Husband, you [...]

By |2015-04-24T13:01:15-06:30May 26th, 2014|Inside Outcome|0 Comments

Life Is About the Journey, Not the Destination

Finally, I heard the bell -- that beautiful, beautiful bell. The ringing continued to vibrate deep into my little body as I shook with exhilaration. School was over for the day; I was free at last. First grade is hard. Much harder than kindergarten. I am most certain that this [...]

By |2015-04-24T13:01:15-06:30February 26th, 2014|Inside Outcome|0 Comments

Being Green

For today's post, I thought it would be fun to list the things we do to minimize our impact on the environment. Hopefully I can give you some ideas you may not have thought of yet. Many of these items fit in more than one category, so I just picked [...]

By |2017-08-21T20:43:38-06:30February 23rd, 2014|Health, Inside Outcome|0 Comments

How to Conquer Irritation

Annoyances. Aggravations. Irritations. We all have them. We all get annoyed. Some suffer from few grievances, while some have peeves streaming out of their ears, ready to jump out of their chairs at the sound of a co-worker clicking his pen or the sight of a grammatical error. But why? [...]

By |2017-08-21T20:43:49-06:30February 22nd, 2014|Health, Inside Outcome|0 Comments

When I Found Buddhism

It was around 2009 when I started longing to belong to some sort of group. I was no longer Christian, but I missed belonging to a congregation. I didn’t need a group of people or a religion in order to be a good person. I learned morals growing up, and [...]

By |2017-08-21T20:44:06-06:30February 21st, 2014|Health, Inside Outcome|0 Comments