Posts Tagged ‘choices’

Hard Happiness Truth: We Are Our Mistakes

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We can’t learn how to be happier until we can figure out how to be honest about our mistakes.


A Visual Representation of My Fear of Commitment

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My fear of missing out has me stuck in a “safe” work life and missing out on real success.


Happiness Highlights: Homesick Edition

Last week was a bit of an emotional roller coaster for us. We said goodbye to friends in Pittsburgh, discovered the hidden beauty of Hocking Hills, Ohio, met up with family in central Indiana, then said goodbye to family through lots of tears. Sunday morning found me questioning if we’d made the right decision – […]


Today I Choose Enough

For the first time since I began freelance writing a few years ago, I’m having a slow month. If you follow me on Facebook or Twitter, you know that I’m usually working too much, battling too many deadlines too close to the wire. I work a lot; it’s just what I do. And now all […]


What We Could Give Up

I remember a time about eight years ago when Jared and I were desperately trying to come up with a list of things we could live without. We were broke. More than broke. We had way more month than money and a mounting credit card bill that received no more attention than minimum payments. In […]