Posts Tagged ‘thank you’

VIDEO: The day after TEDx Grandview Ave

Monday, April 28th, 2014
TEDx session 1 speakers

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

Monday, August 5th, 2013

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


Happiness Highlights: In Memory

Monday, May 28th, 2012
memorial day

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

Friday, April 20th, 2012
kim in alabama cotton

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

Wednesday, April 4th, 2012
giving and receiving

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 […]