How can we be more curious? I mean, specifically how. Do we read more books? Do we look up more stuff on our devices? Do we travel the world? Do we take greater risks or more classes? Do we taste different foods, date more people, or try new things? Sure, doing these things can make us more curious, but what if the real way to effect curiosity is different than this? What if it’s actually easier than doing these things?
How would you like a snappy, quick weekly email to lubricate your week for curiosity? Quick Curiosity Monday has launched!
Each week I’ll share curiosity-enhancing things I’m thinking about, someone has shared with me, and/or what I’m enjoying.
In case you’re curious…
It is dangerous not to see now as the urgent time to usher in the Age of Curiosity. Just ask the hilariously brilliant Amy Schumer. WTH does Amy have anything to do with curiosity? Great! You’re curious.
If you skip all these words of foreplay and jump right down to the bullet points (like we all do–so busy we are!), you’ll make the case for curiosity in that one action alone. If not, here’s your case for curiosity now:
New for 2015:
Each week at the Living Curiously Lifestyle, Curious? will bring you seemingly random and interesting things to stoke the fires of your curiosity. If you find a connection, generate an insight, or you’re inspired to plan an adventure, let me know in the comments below because we’re planning lots of cool stuff for the Tribe of the Curious.
Mystique and curiosities can be found in a strip mall as often as in an exotic village—if you’re really curious.
Discoveries are just as great when adventuring and traveling around the world as they are adventuring in our own neighborhood. I love collecting curiosities and discovering the mystique in the mundane. Admittedly, sometimes curiosities and the mystique are found sitting on my ass and collecting and curating things sent electronically by adventuring friends and members of the Tribe of the Curious. Thanks for that!
While traveling in the Florida Keys earlier this year, I stumbled desperately into
This is just a start to get your curiosity juices flowing as you revv up for the holiday gorging and buying season. If anyone on your list already knows about these, I will be blown away and desirous of their friendship.
My crafting days are over. Okay, who am I fooling, I never had a successful crafting day in my life. I will never be able to share my DIY tips on things you can accomplish with serrated scissors, but I admire those that do. My curiosity, however, makes me a master curator so let’s start with 10 unique holiday gift ideas from around the world that will rock your world.