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Lifestyle / Our Home / Travel By On September 3, 2019

Being a tourist in your own community

It’s funny having a blog like Life Disconnected sometimes, and being able to look back on what you’ve written — and to see how much your perspective on things has changed. Somehow, I ended up scrolling through some old posts from when we first moved to Bellefonte, Pa., in 2017. I was so in awe over this little community then…

Business / Lifestyle / Reading By On January 31, 2019

Making sure to observe the ‘One-Minute Rule”

I’ve been an avid listener and reader of Gretchen Rubin, of “The Happiness Project” podcast for many years. I’m a sucker for anything that’s about making life a little better by taking some easy steps. One of my favorite rules that I’ve been following since listening to is the “One-Minute Rule.” Gretchen says that, when it comes to decluttering, you…

Lifestyle By On October 10, 2017

Products I’m loving this fall

Not only is fall my favorite season for adventures, it’s my favorite season for decorating. Fun story: This week, Sean and I ventured up to our attic to find my box of fall decorations. We went through every single box in our attic before deciding that the box must have been thrown out accidentally during our October move. I was…

Business / Lifestyle / Self-Employment By On August 21, 2017

The perks of being your own boss

Self-employment is a crazy and rewarding adventure, so it only seems fitting that I integrate a self-employment aspect into Life Disconnected. Since going out on my own on April 1, I’ve had a number of experiences to share. In case you’re unfamiliar with my adventure, earlier this year I quit my 9-5 job as a digital media specialist for an…