The Daily Good | 3.29.21 📝 Why goals don't have to be productive

March 29, 2021
It is possible not to have your life narrowed by someone else's whim or expectation—rather, live in the wide open spaces of your own determination.


Meditation Podcast

This quick, less than 10 minute meditation provides us with a gentle reminder: life is more than what we can accomplish in a day. Unwind and release those good/bad binaries that we often use to define productivity and let yourself just be.



These easy flourless cookies are made with just a handful of ingredients and remind us of old fashioned oaties or digestive biscuits. They're soft and chewy—all while being gluten-free!



IJJI is a Los Angeles-based apparel brand making high-quality, genderless basics with a less-is-more approach. We love how timeless their styles are, from tee shirts to trench coats. Bonus: the work jacket pockets are big enough to fit a book!



Why Our Goals Don't Always Have To
Be Productive



Copyright © 2021 The Good Trade. All rights reserved.

Older messages

The Daily Good | 3.26.21 👥 How to tell someone they're getting in their own way

Friday, March 26, 2021

March 26, 2021 Happy Friday! May we lift our vision to see the bigger picture—the expansive sky rolled out before us, the folds of the earth, and cracks in the rock. Whatever inspires you to awe, seek

The Daily Good | 3.25.21 🪁 Mindfulness activities to practice with little ones

Thursday, March 25, 2021

March 25, 2021 May we let go of pretense and the pressure of perfection so we can follow our curiosity wherever it leads. Warmly, AmyAnn Cadwell Co-Founder | The Good Trade LIsten Dominic Fike Paul

The Daily Good | 3.24.21 ↕️ What is vertically integrated production?

Wednesday, March 24, 2021

March 24, 2021 The most valuable thing we have to offer the world is not our force, our ambition, or our ability to problem-solve, but a cultivated inner life, a centered spirit, and the courage to

The Daily Good | 3.23.21 😒 How do I stop judging myself for everything?

Tuesday, March 23, 2021

March 23, 2021 When we spend time comparing our lives to others, we exhaust our significance. Warmly, AmyAnn Cadwell Co-Founder | The Good Trade LIsten We can't get enough of the twinkling synths

The Daily Good | 3.22.21 💇‍ How to cut your own hair, if you dare!

Monday, March 22, 2021

March 22, 2021 Refusing to conform does not make you difficult, it makes you resilient. Warmly, AmyAnn Cadwell Co-Founder | The Good Trade LIsten This poem by multi-hyphenate (writer, actress, comedian

Ashley Graham's curl trick is so, so cool

Wednesday, May 12, 2021

GEL MOISTURIZERS Ashley Graham's Go-To Curl Cream Is Also Her Fave for Her Toddler Here's Why You Should Use Less Products on Wash Days Can You Have an Allergic Reaction to Hair Color? 10

Hunter Schafer is rocking a chic blonde bob with bangs, and it’s everything

Wednesday, May 12, 2021

Jupiter is entering pisces View this email as a web page HelloGiggles HAIR FOR IT Hunter Schafer is rocking a chic blonde bob with bangs, and it's everything CLAPBACK QUEEN Billie Eilish clapped

These Anti-Skinny Jeans Are Officially 2021's Must-Try Pants

Wednesday, May 12, 2021

Here's how the fashion set is styling them. ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ TZR logo The Zoe Report 05.11.21 A few weeks ago I hopped on a Zoom with Sofia and Nicole Richie to talk about their

New from Tim — Interview with Jacqueline Novogratz, Q&A with Tim, and "How to Improve Your Relationship — Tools for Communication, Conflict Resolution, and More" Video

Tuesday, May 11, 2021

Hi All, Please find your weekly roundup email below. The "5-Bullet Friday" newsletter is coming on Friday, as always. Here's what I've published in the past seven days or so... 🎧 New

This "Ugly" Nail Polish Color Is Majorly Trending Right Now

Tuesday, May 11, 2021

It's surprisingly chic. ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ TZR logo The Zoe Report 05.11.21 (Beauty) Now that we're only a month and change away, I officially can't stop fixating on summer

Asian/Pacific American Heritage Month, Books Noted Live, The State of Poetry

Tuesday, May 11, 2021

Support May 11, 2021 Asian/Pacific American Heritage Month Celebrate Asian/Pacific American Heritage Month with this collection of poems: “I Want the Wide American Earth” by Carlos Bulosan “

Let's Stop Pretending Those Viral Recipe Shitposts Are Real

Tuesday, May 11, 2021

Last night, as I was trying to wind down, I saw a tweet that read “what a normal and ultimate... ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ Do everything better Tuesday, May 11, 2021 Rants Let's

You've Been Microwaving Food Wrong Your Entire Life

Tuesday, May 11, 2021

How to Microwave Food Get the Magazine Real Simple Daily Recipe You've Been Microwaving Food Wrong Your Entire Life Read More An Essential Baking Tools Set, a Better Cheese Board, and More Clever

A powerful autobiographical novel from award-winning author Francisco Goldman [sponsored]

Tuesday, May 11, 2021

This is a promotional email from Literary Hub. “Enthralling... a tour de force” from award-winning author Francisco Goldman (O Magazine) Monkey Boy by Francisco Goldman “Monkey Boy tells what it means

The Clock-out Cure

Tuesday, May 11, 2021

What's new today on the Cut — covering style, self, culture, and power, plus interviews, profiles, columns, and commentary from our editors. Brand Logo TUESDAY, MAY 11 SCIENCE OF US The Clock-out