This month, I found it challenging to focus on my resolutions. I did okay at the beginning of the month, and my friends helped me out a lot, calling me, … Continue reading Friendship Month in Review
“If a man does not make new acquaintance as he advances through life, he will soon find himself alone. A man, Sir, should keep his friendship in constant repair.” — Samuel … Continue reading Week 38 Review: I like you. Do you want to be my friend?
Gretchen Rubin, author of the original book about a Happiness Project (The Happiness Project), posted last month about the advice for happiness that she doesn’t follow (The Happiness Project: 7 … Continue reading Choosing the Road Less Happy?
So, I’ve announced my intentions for Friendship Month. Many of my friends read my blog. Which means many of the people whom I would involve in this month’s focus already … Continue reading Week 35 Review: Even My Second Thoughts are Having Second Thoughts
There’s a recent post on TouchstoneZ (My Brain Colander is my Atman), which deals, in part, with the question of quality vs quantity in relation to blog posts. Some blogs … Continue reading Please and Thank You
All through March, I kept calling April “Social Month.” Which is strange, because I actually find “Friendship Month” a lot less intimidating. I suspect I could have avoided a lot … Continue reading April is Friendship Month!
Well, I’m certainly at a different place at the end of this month than I was at the beginning of the month, I’ll say that much. I do think the … Continue reading March: Motherhood Month in Review
If you’re a regular reader of Imperfect Happiness, you know I often try to reframe frustrations and setbacks in a positive light. Most of the time it’s something like my … Continue reading I Can Make an Awful Lot of Lemonade with a Lemon This Big.
Gretchen Rubin, author of The Happiness Project (and inspiration for my happiness project and this blog) tweeted this post by Ron Gutman from the Forbes blog: The Untapped Power Of Smiling. … Continue reading Smiling: Does it Count if You Fake It?
When I was setting up my happiness project, I waffled a bit about including a month devoted to my relationship with my kids. I mean, I’m a stay-at-home, homeschooling mom … Continue reading March is Motherhood Month!
Marriage Month has been a challenge, but it’s been worth it, I think. Every month is like this, but the resolutions for this month in particular are ones that I … Continue reading Marriage Month in Review
This week’s been nice. Calm. Even battling a self-diagnosed sinus infection, I had a pleasant week. I’ve been looking my husband in the eye, touching him, keeping my criticisms to … Continue reading Week 30 Review: I Don’t Want to Toot my Own Horn, But…