Texting, Digital Minimalism, and Relationships (Newport)

Back in March I mentioned this helpful resource: Digital Minimalism by Cal Newport. This is perhaps my favorite book on the topic of how to utilize smartphones and other screens in a wise manner. In fact, this book reinforced my 2021 decision to ditch my smartphone and get a flip phone. Ever since, my texting… Continue reading Texting, Digital Minimalism, and Relationships (Newport)

Distractions, Screens, and Digital Minimalism (Newport)

The internet wasn't really part of my life until I was in college. In 2016 I got my first smartphone and in 2019 we got an iPad. No one can really accuse me of being a luddite or anti-tech. I do use and appreciate technology for sure. At the same time, over half of my… Continue reading Distractions, Screens, and Digital Minimalism (Newport)