13 WAYS TO BE HAPPY(ER)

There was a poster in my daughter’s high school English class that said, “We do what we do because of what we value most at the time”.  Sometimes we value ease at the expense of true happiness. Many of our choices make us feel good in the short term but actually damage our happiness in […]

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Are You Busy?

“I CAN’T HELP BUT WONDER WHETHER ALL THIS HISTRIONIC EXHAUSTION ISN’T A WAY OF COVERING UP THE FACT THAT MOST OF WHAT WE DO DOESN’T MATTER.” –TIM KREIDER When I was in the midst of raising teenagers I noticed how often mothers would talk about how busy they were as if it was a a […]

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WHAT DO YOU REALLY WANT?

What would you attempt if you knew you could not fail? -Robert Schuller THREE MINUTES THAT CHANGED MY LIFE I was in an experiential self-development program years ago. In one exercise we had a partner and three minutes. Our partner would ask “What do you want?” or “What do you really want?” and we would […]

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