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Sorry Not Sorry For Being Me

It’s the Saturday of a long weekend. All of my friends are out and about cottaging, day-drinking in the park and doing whatever other fun things twentysomethings do. I, on the other hand, am sitting at home listening to self-development podcasts and taking character strength surveys. If things get really wild, I may put some more »

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Thankful Thursday

 I’m reading a book called “The How of Happiness” and there’s a section on daily activities that, if performed regularly, are proven to increase a person’s overall happiness. One activity that is explored in depth is the act of expressing gratitude. Sounds pretty generic, I know, but the book references a number of studies that more »

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The False Promise of Tomorrow

You often hear people say things like “life is short” and “you only live once,” but today, as I sit here mulling over some terrible news, it’s as though I’m hearing those words for the first time. In one of my most recent blog posts, I wrote abut my “quarter-life crisis.” Now I look back more »

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