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In Search of Happiness

In Search of Happiness

We live in the conditional tense and wonder why we’re discontent. Maybe if I could’ve, should’ve, would’ve, maybe tomorrow or next year, maybe on my birthday or when the mortgage is paid, if I leave him tomorrow or if he leaves me. – Meg Hutchinson, Little Bit In the days since I published my article … Continue reading

What is Happiness?

What is Happiness?

If I asked for a definition of unhappiness, most people could craft a dissertation on the many and varying facets of unhappiness – but turn it around to ask for definitions of happiness and the challenge is much larger. Many of us spend our lives searching for the ambiguous solution to our life’s problems, placing … Continue reading

A Walk in the Park

A Walk in the Park

This September I will walk with my family in the Boston Marathon Jimmy Fund Walk which follows the famous 26.2 mile Boston Marathon route. I’ve participated in the walk in years past but have never raised as much money for the Jimmy Fund as I would like. This year will be different. Listed below, you … Continue reading

I Wish I Could Go Back to College

I Wish I Could Go Back to College

Oh, but wait! I can! This weekend marks 10 years since I received my degree from Smith College and I’ll be living it up NoHo style with all my friends from the class of ’02. I can’t actually believe it’s been 10 years since graduation but somehow life keeps churning away whether you pay attention … Continue reading