Category Archives: Philosophy

Be Kind While You Can

You cannot do a kindness too soon, for you never know how soon it will be too late ~ Ralph Waldo Emerson Great advice from a great thinker.  Life is short and it’s easy to forget those important people in … Continue reading

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Be Yourself

This advice will go a long way towards happiness.  It isn’t an excuse to be selfish or uncaring of others but to find who you are and what you want to be.  A path we’re all on. “Be yourself- not … Continue reading

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This is What You Shall Do…

This is what you shall do; Love the earth and sun and the animals, despise riches, give alms to every one that asks, stand up for the stupid and crazy, devote your income and labor to others, hate tyrants, argue … Continue reading

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Wise Words

When you arise in the morning, think of what a precious privilege it is to be alive – to breathe, to think, to enjoy, to love. ~Marcus Aurelius

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The Golden Rule of a Minimalist Homestead

“Have nothing in your house that you do not know to be useful, or believe to be beautiful.” Wise words from William Morris. This is the mantra that drives the entire vardo project.  I try to keep this in mind … Continue reading

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