Dancing in the Rain

When I was navigating through a particularly difficult time in my life (I happened to be going through a divorce, helping my young children through the family change, looking for a new job, selling and then finding a new home), I remember feeling a bit down one day....

The Secret of Happiness

Originally Published by Sivana East Written by Julie Han “How can I be happier?” It’s a simple question but the answer eludes so many different kinds of people. Some people think that if only they were rich, beautiful or successful they’d be happy. But there are...

“Lighten up, Francis…”

Anyone who has seen “Stripes” (1981) knows and loves this classic quote by Drill Sgt. Hulka to a character named Francis a/k/a “Psycho.” During a meet and greet with all of the recruits, Psycho gives them a long list of things they can’t say or do to him or else he’ll...

Don’t Worry. Be Happy.

“How can I be happier?” It’s a simple question but the answer eludes so many different kinds of people. Some people think that if only they were rich, beautiful or successful they’d be happy. But there are countless examples of rich, beautiful and/or successful people...