think on things eternal (or THP: Chapter Eight)

It’s been awhile since I’ve written one of these happiness project posts.  A lot has happened: the holidays, house projects, getting pregnant…the later months of 2018 were quite the whirlwind.  But, I’m back at it and determined to finish this book, and these posts!  Continue reading “think on things eternal (or THP: Chapter Eight)”

money CAN buy me happiness (or THP: Chapter Seven)

Or can it?  Both Gretchen and I think, sometimes, it really can. Continue reading “money CAN buy me happiness (or THP: Chapter Seven)”

let me tell you ’bout my best friend (or, THP: Chapter Six)

(This is part six in a series about The Happiness Project, by Gretchen Rubin.  To start at the beginning, click here. )

One thing I can say with absolute certainty is that I am a good friend.  I’ve been told by more than a few people that one of my strengths is maintaining friendships, and I don’t disagree.  Sure, I have to send the occasional belated (gasp!) birthday card, and lately I’ve let too much time pass between phone calls, but I DO make conscious efforts to invest in my relationships.  Continue reading “let me tell you ’bout my best friend (or, THP: Chapter Six)”