Posts Tagged ‘thank you’

VIDEO: The day after TEDx Grandview Ave

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The entire experience was amazing – a thousand times better than I expected.


Why You Should Buy An Amateur’s Guide to the Pursuit of Happiness Right Now


Buy my new book before August 14th and get extra goodies!


Happiness Highlights: In Memory

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Every Monday, I start my week by highlighting what made me happy from the previous week, because gratitude is the first step in learning how to be happier. This week I got fantastic news on the work front and spent a ton of time hanging out with my family and friends here in Iowa. My […]


One Big Thank You

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Spending 10 months traveling around the United States with Jared and the kids was like winning an academy award: it was life changing in a totally awesome way, and it wouldn’t have been possible without help. This post is my thank you speech… To everyone who opened their home to us. Ilina put us up […]


Why It Is NOT Better to Give than Receive

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When you start questioning Bible verses, you know you’re in trouble. And yet, I am questioning the wisdom of a well-known bit of scripture: It is better to give than to receive. Over the last few weeks, and with a little trepidation about errant lightning bolts, I’ve decided I disagree. It seems to me that […]