Take one thing off your to-do list: Happiness Project week 9

Take one thing off your to-do list: Happiness Project week 9

I was a bit dubious before starting my March Happiness Project resolutions. I wasn’t sure if including ‘Slow Down’ as a theme would be worth while/worth my time. That goes to show my attitude of rushing through life and feeling each little spec of time needs to be working for me. Slowing Down is exactly […]

Slowing down correspondence: my phone is not my boss

Slowing down correspondence: my phone is not my boss

I was thrilled recently to receive a handwritten letter from a friend who moved to a different city at the end of last year. Handwritten correspondence has not been well represented in my post for sometime. I was particular excited at the idea of writing back to my friend, and I think the reason for […]

Invest wisely: is it always about money?

Invest wisely: is it always about money?

Focusing on my financial relationships this month has led me to return to my Invest Wisely commandment. The full version of this is Invest Wisely: your time, money, resources. I’ve been largely thinking about my Invest in You February Happiness Project resolutions from a financial point of view. Returning to my commandments has made me realise […]

My money story: how money has helped me get where I am

My money story: how money has helped me get where I am

Okay, it’s time to get real. As February is finance month for my Happiness Project I thought it was time to tell you this story. Disclaimer before I start, this post involves my being honest about my finances. So, if you’re British, you might get offended. A friend (who, incidentally, writes a great blog over […]

What does ‘Exercise Right’ even mean?

What does ‘Exercise Right’ even mean?

Re-thinking my exercise right resolution One of my resolutions for this month’s ‘Energise’ theme of my happiness project is Exercise Right. Over the past few weeks a couple of things I’ve been doing  have made me really consider the impact of those two words. What we, as individuals, think of when we hear ‘Exercise Right’ […]