The UnBusy Life

Your Blue Print to an UnBusy Life
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Your Blue Print to an UnBusy Life

Real happiness requires less than you think. . . . This website and the Becoming UnBusy™ Movement is about families coming together to inspire one another to reclaim life. In this community, no one and everyone is an expert. We look forward to sharing our story with you, and in return, […]

Youth Sports Is The New Keeping Up With The Joneses
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Youth Sports Is The New Keeping Up With The Joneses

Saying No to Kids’ Sports Intensity . . . I know you’ve seen it becoming more and more prevalent on Facebook. The “martyr post,” where a parent glorifies how busy they are over the weekend with their kids’ sports schedule. Youth sports is the new keeping up with the Joneses. — Michael S. Rosenwald […]

Let’s Redefine “Laziness”
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Let’s Redefine “Laziness”

Stop enduring a non-ideal existence. . . . I have an amazing friend who shows up to our lunch dates lugging a big tote-bag full of highlighted-books to discuss with me. I love seeing the titles she stacks on the table. I admit (rather shallowly), that this close friend has one habit that […]

Up Until Now It’s All Been Research
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Up Until Now It’s All Been Research

Life really does begin at forty. . . . The truth is, I am not exactly sure what this project — this website BecomingUnbusy.com — is all about yet. I am waiting until I meet you to make that decision. I am waiting to I hear your story. I am waiting to hear […]

Blow Up Your TV — At Least For This Week
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Blow Up Your TV — At Least For This Week

Join us for a Screen-Free Week with your family. . . . Growing up, my neighbor had a Blow Up Your TV bumper sticker. As a child, I never understood it. This phrase later showed up on a No TV Week paper flyer a co-worker shared with me in 2005. Shad and […]