“It’s the most wonderful time of the year.” We sing it over and over again during this time. Yet there are moments when we can feel like we’re fooling ourselves—like maybe Christmas is just a magic trick we play on ourselves so we’ll be of good cheer during the month of December. But the magic of Christmas isn’t really magic at all. It’s way better than that.
We often think that the answer to any problem in life is more. More money. More time. More Netflix. But, as many of us have learned the hard way, there are times when getting more leads to a host of other problems we didn’t foresee. In those moments, the old saying “less is more” is true. In this series, we look at several areas of life where less really is more.