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My Next Live Speaking Engagements – June 1st and June 2nd

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Frederick, Maryland June 1st and 2nd

April was a hectic month with the release of my new book The Simple Life Guide To Decluttering Your Life (Click this link to purchase), and heading back to my off grid house for the next 7 months.

I’ll share more in my next post, but a little sneak preview – I’m in the editing phase of my next book The Simple Life Guide To Financial Freedom, which I think is going to be a game changer for a lot of people. If you haven’t already signed up for my newsletter (click here) I highly recommend you do as that is where you find out about all my updates.

If you are interested in seeing me in person my next speaking engagement is coming soon. In addition to my presentations, I will be signing books at the event, and be available for questions. It will be at the Mother Earth News Fair in Frederick, Maryland on June 1st and 2nd. I will be speaking both days, on Saturday the workshop will be:

An Introduction to Primal Living and Eating: How to live a healthier and happier life

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If you like expert advice, budget-friendly fitness solutions, and step-by-step actions you can take today, you’ll love Gary Collins’ transformational health and wellness presentation. No one in the health industry has Collins’ inside knowledge. (He served as a special agent for the Department of Health and Human Services and Food and Drug Administration). During this session, Collins demystifies primal, paleo, keto, low-carb, and high-fat diet plans, and he explains how to incorporate them into your health goals. He goes over common myths about health and weight loss that could be harming your well-being. And he breaks down basic exercises that beginners can perform. Learn how Collins’ techniques can transform your hectic lifestyle into a simpler, healthier existence!

I’m scheduled to speak from 11:30 to 12:30 pm

My book signing will be from 12:30 to 1:00 pm

On Sunday the workshop will be:

Start Your Journey on the Simple Life, Live off the Grid, and Change Your Health

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Wondering if an off-grid lifestyle is right for you? Scared that it’ll be too challenging for you and your family to handle? Author and speaker Gary Collins literally wrote the book on how to transition to a life off the grid. After almost a decade of walking the walk, he’s sharing his successes and failures alike so you can live the simple life without missing out on creature comforts. As a former special agent for the Department of Health and Human Services and Food and Drug Administration, Collins brings inside knowledge to bear on the health industry. Using his techniques, he’s helped countless clients build a better body, and now he’s here to turn your wellness goals into a reality.

I’m scheduled to speak from 2:00 to 3:00 pm

My book signing will be from 3:00 to 3:30 pm

You can purchase your tickets for the event by clicking on this link:

https://www.motherearthnews.com/store/product-category/mother-earth-news-fair/frederick-md-fair/fair-passes

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Are You Willing To Endure Short Term Pain For Long Term Gain?

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Just another Saturday working with many more to come!

As I have just released my third book, and the year isn’t even half way over I have been getting some questions primarily, “you are working really hard how are you living the simple life you describe in your teachings?” I will say that is a very fair question, and I have an honest answer, as always, no BSing in Gary land 🙂 Some people misconstrue The Simple Life, as a way of life that doesn’t require hard work, while some think you just hangout all day in your bathrobe waiting for people to feed you grapes. Luckily, most people who follow me are motivated to make a change for the better in their life and understand hard work is required. But there have been a some here and there squawking “oh the way you did it is really expensive I’ll never be able to afford that” or “I can’t do what you did” insert any of numerous excuses here. I will guarantee with that attitude you will not be able to live the life you want. I have a saying:

“It is much easier to criticize others and make excuses than it is to be creative and come up with solutions to your problems.” 

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The How-To For Decluttering Your Life – My New Book Is Now Available!

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It is official my new book The Simple Life Guide To Decluttering Your Life: The How-To Book of Doing More with Less and Focusing on the Things That Matter is available in print and digital! (see below for purchasing options)

This is the third book in The Simple Life series, and I really enjoyed writing it. It wasn’t easy, as I get into some touchy subjects that most people will not touch in similar books. But as I say in this book, these are the elephants in the room, and if you don’t address them I believe you are making your life more difficult than it has to be. Trust me I have been there, so I don’t pull these out of thin air – just like everyone else I have made a few wrong turns in my life. I’m a firm believer in getting to the point and ripping the band aid off your problems or difficulties. If you are looking to pet fluffy bunny rabbits and chase unicorns this book is probably not for you… or maybe it is just what you need 🙂

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Get My New Book Free – The Simple Life Guide To Decluttering Your Life

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As promised in my last blog post here is the official call for Advanced Readers for my next book The Simple Life Guide To Decluttering Your Life: The How-To Book of Doing More With Less and Focusing on the Things That Matter. If you have signed up previously as an Advanced Reader, don’t worry you will receive a free copy, so no need to do anything.

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Finding Your Life Purpose – Is It The Key To Happiness?

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Decluttering Your Life Gary Collins

The most common factor I find causing distress and overall unhappiness for people in today’s modern society is a lack of purpose. So what do I mean by purpose? When talking about purpose I’m referring to life purpose. Life purpose is putting into action the things that are not only meaningful to you, but to others as well.

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