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Happiness and Learning from Others

Happiness and Learning from Others I’m already to learn although I don’t always like being taught                             ~ Winston Churchill Everything around us has an opportunity to … Continue reading

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Happiness is Doing the Best You Can

Happiness is Doing the Best You Can Spread love everywhere you go. Let no one ever come to you without leaving happier. ~ Mother Teresa Hello my friends, tonight I’ve been sitting around thinking about life, not having a particularly … Continue reading

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Happiness, Friendship and Hiking Surprise

Happiness, Friendship and a Surprise Walking with a friend in the dark is better than walking alone in the light ~ Helen Keller So recently I was back east, my siblings and I threw a surprise 75th birthday party for … Continue reading

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Happiness & Judgment

Happiness & Judgment “People do pretty strange things when they get judged all the time”  ~ David Duchovny on Californication It’s funny the places where inspiration comes from, I was sitting on my couch preparing to write tonight’s piece and … Continue reading

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Happiness & Selected Families

Happiness & Selected Families Let us be grateful to people who make us happy, they are the charming gardeners who make our souls blossom.  ~Marcel Proust Although your personal happiness depends first and foremost on you, others can help you … Continue reading

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Happiness, asking for what you really want

Happiness, asking for what you really want There are two things to aim at in life:  first, to get what you want; and after that, to enjoy it.  Only the wisest of mankind achieve the second.  ~Logan Pearsall Smith Recently … Continue reading

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Happiness is a Book Club

Happiness is a Book Club There is nothing to writing. You just sit down at a typewriter and bleed.          ~ Rev Kane So, several months before I had published my book, Appalachian Trail Happiness, I got a note from a … Continue reading

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How to be Happy Everyday

How to be Happy Everyday Every Sunday morning I start out the day wondering what I will do for my Sunday night post.  I try to make these more reflective, a little more focused on my everyday life.  I try … Continue reading

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Are you noticed, valued and loved?

Are you noticed, valued and loved? There is only one happiness in life, to love and be loved ~ George Sand So ideas for posts come from lots of different places.  Today, as I was doing my daily Twitter posts, … Continue reading

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Appalachian Trail Happiness: What A Difference A Year Makes

Appalachian Trail Happiness: What A Difference A Year Makes Arriving at one goal is the starting to another ~ John Dewey So last year at this time I was in my first week on the Appalachian Trail.  It was an … Continue reading

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