Ways to Give More

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Need some help in knowing how to give more? Intentionally… Read a book to someone. Visit a friend. Volunteer time or talent. Share your knowledge or wisdom. Bake a treat. Pick up the tab. Teach a class. Give a gift. Hear a friend. Welcome a stranger. Offer a smile. Remember … Continue reading

What It Means to Need Less & Give More

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I had a conversation with a business coach who could not “get” my approach.  “Why would people want to know how to be poor?”  “Who would want to hear you talk about making less money?”  “What kind of person wants to have less?” We were not a “fit.”  But he … Continue reading

Why Need Less, Give More?

Need Less, Give More….Why? It’s not about money.  It’s not making less.  It is about consuming less, using less, needing less.  And, sharing, giving, more money… to organizations and individuals and causes, without agenda and, sometimes,  “just because.” And it is about giving more than money.  It is about being available to … Continue reading

La Ventanilla

This is a family truly needing little and giving much.  Augustino Reyes is the family head.  For generations, his family were hunters.  When I asked Nichol, Augustino’s son, what they hunted, he said, “everything.”  Their land is on the Pacific Ocean in southern Oaxaca, Mexico and includes beach front, but … Continue reading