Posts Tagged ‘traveling’

Win 2 Free Nights at a Country Inn & Suites – You Choose Where

Tuesday, November 13th, 2012

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Why Travel Makes Us Happy

Friday, August 24th, 2012
niagara falls

Someone asked me recently what the Travel section of this web site was for. What does travel have to do with happiness? The simplest answer is that traveling makes me happy, and so I write about it. But I confess that there’s more to it than that. I’m not just a fan of travel; I’m […]


Happiness Highlights: Bittersweet Blessings

Monday, April 23rd, 2012
tristan and courtney

Every Monday, I start my week by highlighting what made me happy from the previous week, because I believe we multiply what we focus on, and that gratitude is the first step in learning how to be happier. This post is supposed to be about happiness, about the things from last week for which I […]


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 […]


Salt Lake City Through the iPhone Lens

Thursday, March 22nd, 2012
salt like city mountains from library

I had this brilliant idea to try and use my iPhone camera more often. I know a few iPhone photographers (or phoneopgraphers, if you will) who take stunning photos with nothing but their phones and a few apps, and the idea of touring a new place without hauling my big DSLR around appealed to me. […]