Good Deeds: Happy Birthday Collin

This week was the week of helping others out. There are two stories that I came across that really made me stop and pause. I came to realize that in the midst of all the coverage of the bad, well there is some good in the world, and I would like to pass that on […]

Every Voice Matters

There’s just something about knowing how much you’re valued. Everyone knows what I’m talking about, yet no one seems to be talking about the fulfillment that comes from knowing that even just one person hears what you say and is grateful that you said it. This, I would argue, is what makes life meaningful. On […]

Happiness Doesn’t Always Follow Wealth

Over the past two decades China has shown a near-unfathomable rate of economic growth.  Despite this growth in wealth, Chinese people are less happy overall than they were 20 years ago, at the beginning of China’s economic expansion, a newly published long-term study has shown.  In 1990 Chinese people reported high levels of life satisfaction, […]