The UnBusy Life

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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 a week: Go screen free for 7 days. *Love this idea and this Becoming UnBusy site
The UnBusy Family

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 […]

Daily Wisdoms, Start Here

The Art of Non-Conformity

The journey to Becoming UnBusy for me started with frustration and anger—and (honestly) quite a bit of profanity. A close friend recommended the book The Art of Non-Conformity. This short guide touts that through intentional daily actions you can live the alternative lifestyle of your choice. The more author Chris Guillebeau talked about his life of travel […]