I Don't Sweat the Small Stuff

Personal Stories, Advice, and Support 125 People

    A Moving Story

    We were given notice last October to relocate to Perth from Melbourne to head the office there. I flew to Perth many times the last three months in search of our new home. I found one and I made all the necessary arrangements to move. But our move was delayed till April 2012. I...
    Duchessforthright Duchessforthright
    6 Responses May 2, 2012

    I Don't Have Enough Deodorant For That!

    My goodness, I sweat enough sometimes when it comes to the big stuff, I simply can't sweat the small stuff too, I'd be dead already from stress.
    deleted deleted
    Mar 24, 2011

    Something To Live By

    I see people constantly that are so angry/upset/frustrated/mad.. and over stuff that is seemingly so trivial.  I've worked many jobs that revolve around customer service, so maybe I've seen these kinds of people more than the average person, but it's really just unbelievable...
    UnderneathThaStarz UnderneathThaStarz
    1 Response Oct 10, 2009

    Mom Said........

    What great advice from mom.  She was talking about how to raise my kids, but it relates to so much in life.   I guess we can sit and worry about stuff or just enjoy live as it comes along.  I had a high school teach who once told us, "if it doesn't...
    loopnscc loopnscc
    46-50, M
    May 22, 2009

    Chill, Or Be Chilled...

    I love this song. Yes, it's been played too death, but it's message is so relevant and it has such a catchy little beat. It's virtually impossible to remain entirely still  upon hearing it. I invite you to listen, while you read! I actually feel pity for the peeps...
    OnlyOneChiquita OnlyOneChiquita
    41-45, F
    17 Responses Oct 4, 2010
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    Aug 20, 2015

    This Book Is The Best

    My life completely changed after reading this book. I still have long way to go, but I think of, and practice, the lessons taught in this book every single day. 
    kindaconfused kindaconfused
    41-45, M
    1 Response Feb 2, 2010

    It Comes With Age.

    I no longer sweat the small stuff in life.  My kid went out and got dirty, that's fine, he's washable.  Milk got spilled, that's okay, there's the mop and towels.  If I let the small inconveniences of life get to me, I would literally go crazy.  There are too...
    angeleyes2009 angeleyes2009
    41-45, F
    2 Responses Nov 5, 2009

    It's All Relaxed Here

    I find it funny and some what sad i look at a lot of now days sweat the small stuff getting upset and all worked up but i have a different out look on it cause there is two ways i could go about, sweat it or rub it off and say whatever with it about my day or find something funny...
    Thewarriorofheart Thewarriorofheart
    18-21, T
    Dec 23, 2011

    The Way I Think Of It

    The small stuff is real easy to fix so it's no problem fixing them.  The bigger things are the stuff I worry about.   This is a really short story.  Whatever...lol.  
    yoyy yoyy
    26-30, F
    Nov 5, 2009
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