Every day it seems we’re inundated with news meant to cause fear, panic and anguish. Of course, the world is full of “bad news”, but sometimes with our 24-hour news cycle it can seem like that’s all there is. That’s why, every once in a while, I like to use my blog to highlight some.. read more →

Happiness isn’t as simple as it may seem! These four experts will expand your understanding of this powerful, yet complicated, emotion! Why Are We Happy by Dan Gilbert Originally recorded in 2004, this TED talk has over 15,870,305 views––and for good reason! In it Dan Gilbert, a Harvard psychologist and the author of “Stumbling on.. read more →

I recently stumbled upon a TED talk that really got me thinking about the relationship between success and happiness. Some perceive the two to be mutually exclusive, and some believe one cannot exist without the other. The truth is, they are neither. The video I watched was by a gentleman named Shawn Anchor entitled “The.. read more →

“When you wake up every day, you have two choices. You can either be positive or negative; an optimist or a pessimist. I choose to be an optimist. It’s all a matter of perspective.” – Harvey Mackay Choosing to be optimistic offers us a great perspective in life. Why choose to focus on the negative?.. read more →