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Quote of the Day: Louise Dickinson Rich

June 15th, 2014

“Discontent is only the fear of missing something. Content is the knowledge that you aren’t missing a thing worth-while.”

Louise Dickinson Rich We Took to the Woods

I hope you are feeling content today, it’s definitely a process that you work towards. Simplifying is a part of the process of learning to be content with who you are, where you are, and what you have. That doesn’t meant that we aren’t working towards our goals, it means our reasons and motivations behind them are different.

Do you feel like you are content in your current situation?

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This is a daily journal of my efforts to cultivate a more simple life, through local eating, gardening and so many other things. We used to live in a small suburban neighborhood Ohio but moved to 153 acres in Liberty, Maine in 2012.