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Research Shows Grandparents’ Brains Benefit from Babysitting
The UnBusy Family

Research Shows Grandparents’ Brains Benefit from Babysitting

Need some UnBusy time? Call in Grandma & Grandpa! When you’re a grandparent, there aren’t many things better than spending time with your grandkids (or so we were told on Facebook recently when we shared this quote). According to recent studies, babysitting grandchildren not only brings joy, it also provides health perks — Babysitting […]

A Practical Guide to Saying No
The UnBusy Life

A Practical Guide to Saying No

Say YES to a joyful UnBusy Life with your loved ones by learning the art of saying NO. This one tip from The Life on Purpose Movement will change how your no’s are received. . . . “That’s what I like about you,” a close friend said to me recently. “I like that I […]

This ‘Slow Down’ Video Will Have You Tearing Up
Mindfulness

This ‘Slow Down’ Video Will Have You Tearing Up

The days are long, but the years are short. I have an artistic print of this quote framed in our house. This short Facebook note and video from Singer Nichole Nordeman mades me think of it again today: I don’t know of a more uttered or whispered phrase from a mother of […]

While I Was Busy Complaining About How Busy I Am
The UnBusy Life

While I Was Busy Complaining About How Busy I Am

This Happened. . . . So my wife is pretty motivated. She tells me she wants to start a blog. I’m all for it, but I equate it to taking on another fantasy baseball team. It’ll take some time and money up front and in the end, she might make […]