Independently Happy

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

How a Blog is Like an Old Friend

A blog can be like an old friend. It is so easy for a few days to turn into a few months between visits with your friends and posts my blog. For example, my previous post was October 1, over a month ago. It has been a few weeks longer than that since I’ve seen […]

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. […]