Category: Happiness and Joy
Earlier this week, I spent the two-hour drive back home from Norman to Tulsa thinking about the upcoming year and how I could do more. Particularly, with simple acts of kindness and helping others.
You see, this past Christmas, I felt particularly grateful.
Grateful for my family. For our health. For all of the good … Read more
Inside: Tips on how to have fun again. In case you’ve forgotten.
Fun. Do You Have It?
I recently started meditating again. (Because that’s what the therapist said to do.)
No rushing to my computer first thing in the morning. No checking emails. Or scrolling through my phone. Instead, the first thing I do is … Read more
Joy. Do you have it? I think it’s hard sometimes, to feel joy on a regular basis. We’re distracted, rushed and overwhelmed. Running around, crossing things off our lists. Adding more things to the list. Trying to get by, keep up, stay afloat, manage the mess. Sometimes I think we’re trying so damn hard to … Read more
Do you ever stop and ask where you want to be in the next five years? Do you have five-year goals? Sure, it’s a common question you might get in a job interview, but it’s also a great question to ask yourself about your personal goals and life plan.
The thing is, not many of … Read more
Have you ever wondered how well you know yourself? Are there things you don’t know about yourself that you probably should?
Those might seem like weird questions. But self-awareness is an essential part of a fulfilling life. Because the better you know yourself, the easier it is to create the life you want.
It took … Read more
Inside: Overcome the struggles of your “midlife transition.”
I sat on a chair at Ulta and looked in the mirror while a beautiful, dewy-skinned diva applied make-up to my jawline. Once again, I was searching for something better.
Something to just give me a bit more coverage. To reduce the
appearance of fine lines. And … Read more