The endowment effect: people place a greater value on things once they have established ownership.
— a daily dose of optimism
A custard pudding by Asahi Egg in Shimane prefecture, Japan
I ran into this pudding in my local supermarket and bought one, having a weakness to custard.
One spoonful and I was surprised by the creaminess. It was as if I were eating custard cream. It served me as a warm, comforting blanket. I didn’t need caramel sauce.
As a journalist writing for a subscriber-only publication, I often think about what our readers would want to pay for.
So I decided to reflect on my media consumption, trying to figure out why we read/watch/listen to certain content.
When I wake up, I would want to read something peaceful…
This is a sequel from a previous piece reflecting on my media consumption, trying to figure out the reason for consuming certain contents.
Day 2 Tuesday
7:30 a.m. — I do some morning meditation with Insight Timer. They are doing a January meditation challenge, and I like the variation in…