The next time you find yourself being obsessed with something you don’t have, just remember to compare less, be more. When we’re present, we’re a lot happier.
So often we stay busy because we think this is the key to getting what we want. I realized what I really want is the freedom to enjoy my life, and I can do that right now.
People. Life is all about people. We don’t have to have a ton of relationships, but we all need people in our lives who get us. Who’ve seen our freak flag countless times and love when it comes out. People who tag us on memes that capture our spirit, or Tasty videos they know we’d be drooling over. People who text us with random pictures of bumper stickers or book covers or bath mats or beard accessories with a note that reads “Saw this and thought of you.” We all need these kind of close connections to feel a senseRead more ›
At night, when you think about how you spent your day, how often do you focus on all the things you had to do? I worked. I ran errands. I went to the gym. I made dinner. And when you tell someone about this kind of day, how often do you do it with a less-than-enthused tone? I suspect this is the norm for many of us, at least during the workweek. Commitments, to work and family, can engulf our lives and seem like chores, not choices and chances. I distinctly remember one day, years ago, when my day feltRead more ›
Expressing your truth frees your soul, opens your heart, and heals your life. So take the first steps toward making your creative dreams a reality.