Independently Happy

I take happiness seriously. So you don't have to.

Finally Moved

Stardate 201607020833 First, I hope you are all enjoying Independence Day.  Let’s be thankful to those that fought to earn our freedom and to those still fighting to keep our freedom! I’m moving some posts back to fit this one in.  Admittedly, there’s not much in the way of profound thinkingness in this post, just […]

Painting and Purging. And Painting. And Purging

I think I’ve mentioned painting and working on our house a few times.  “What’s up with that,” you ask?  I’m glad you asked.  It will give you a break from our particular brand of digestion. Because of my wife’s arthritic knees, stairs have become an enemy.  We need to move to a smaller, one-story dwelling.  […]

Getting My Groove Back

Other than my slightly bloated belly [How’s that for a first sentence?] either from the soy or the accidental dairy in my latte, I felt better Friday (Day 12) than I had the previous two weeks.  Although I did sorta crash around 7pm while working on the house, I felt really good most of Friday. […]

Raining: Day 1 or The Counter-Intuitiveness of Happiness

I’m not really going to count rainy days.  Or maybe I actually am, since the forecast only calls for one day of rain. Nevertheless, it is raining. Our scheduled carpet cleaners arrived late Wednesday, and we still have LOTS to finish with our painting project, so I skipped Taekwondo Wednesday night.  Skipping Taekwondo did not […]

The Great 30-Day Vegan Experiment of 2013: Day 6.5

I posted yesterday’s post a little after lunch. The day did get not get better. I ate a second lunch around 3:00pm By the time I got home from work at 6:00, I was starving. I was a little light-headed. I was craving everything. I wanted Chick-fil-A nuggets. I wanted a Smashburger. I wanted the […]