Once upon a time traditions were embraced as a way to maintain a family culture; an environment of love and appreciation. Over the years traditions have been perverted or considered unnecessary. Being traditional meant you knew how to solve your own problems without the input of outside forces, it meant you were not dependent on government entities, psychological data, educational standards or technological advances. Once upon a time being traditional was a good thing.
In going back to basics you must think about what you believe and why you believe it. Going back to basics requires your ignoring trends. It also means slowing your life down a bit in order to do things without being dependent on something that may not be here tomorrow.
How many things do you have that you can do without? In order to determine the answer you must first determine what it is you think you have to have. Here are a few things that we have to make life ‘easier’-
- Newest cell phone
- Latest television
- New car with all the electronic gadgets built-in
- Multiple cars
- Extravagant vacations
- Credit Cards
The world wants you to move faster than you should but after over 2,000 years of existence there is still only 24 hours in a day. Those who die with a lot of toys don’t take it with them. xxx written by Marsha L F Randolph
NETTIEOLOGY A compilation of ideas, opinions, beliefs and activities of Nettie a pseudo-fictional character created by Marsha L F Randolph. The author, Marsha L F Randolph maintains all rights associated with copyright laws; do not use post / articles without the permission of the author Marsha L F Randolph. All quotes should cite Marsha L F Randolph as the author.
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