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15 Minutes Timer

$31.99

Our lives are so busy and frenetic; we are always forgetting to make time for what really matters. To make sure our priorities are well set this year, we’ve created a finely crafted glass timer to remind us to carve out 15 minutes a day for what truly counts. That isn’t very long, and that’s the point: it’s longer than we often give to so many of the things we ostensibly think of as so important – like properly listening to a partner, rationally analyzing our career ambitions, or playing in a concentrated way with a child. It delicately shames us into doing the minimum necessary to remain the person we want to be. The 15 minute glass doesn’t tell you what exactly to do with its allotted time. It just demarcates a very modest and manageable period – then it creates a floor beneath which it suggests we don’t fall. It delicately shames us into doing a minimum of what really counts. It is a gauntlet thrown down to our better selves.