Tag Archives: Happiness

I just called to hear your voice

Tania and Linda were inseparable in high school. They met at the top of the hill near Tania’s house at precisely 8 every day so they could walk together. At school they had different class schedules but they sat together … Continue reading

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Refilling the G Quotient

I have blogged about this before, because it really seems practical and useful. Giving thanks, being grateful, and the G Quotient aka Gratitude Quotient in you life may correspond with how happy you feel.Feeling grateful is a fantastic way to … Continue reading

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A Day to Remember, A Day to Learn From

It is almost December 7, and that is a day to remember for anyone who has ever visited Hawaii, or any beautiful place like Hawaii is.   Why should December 7, 1941  be a day to remember, a day to … Continue reading

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Skinny, Rich and Happy

Skinny, Rich, and Happy.  This is the headline of a recent ad, I didn’t even read the ad, but the title caught my eye. I like the idea of all three, a truthful confession however I consider myself happy albeit … Continue reading

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I can’t find the reset button

I can’t find the reset button.  No going back to fix the mistakes I made, I can only apply my experience going forward, and share it with others.  I am sure I would just make different mistakes, so no guarantee … Continue reading

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I gave up my day job – I didn’t win the lottery

Funny that since I retired people assume I have nothing to do.  I did give up timesheets, and measured coffeebreaks, office emails, and pressure of deadlines and so on. I still have a day job in a sense. I still … Continue reading

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Welcome to Gratitude Sundays | The Happsters

Welcome to Gratitude Sundays | The Happsters. Such a simple, effective, and powerful suggestion.  Likely this is the best mood changer I use,  I count my blessings when I begin to have a complaining attitude. Gratitude Everyday!  

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Hug a Tree, Sing a Song, Put a smile on your face

A song by Tommy James – Draggin the Line went #4 in 1971. I would have been in grade 7, a good year as I went to school in East Vancouver, and lived life completely carefree I am sure. After … Continue reading

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Best Advice I’ve ever received

I received this advice in the crowd, listening to a father’s day sermon. By the way, I think I am repeating myself but it was really impactful, and how many sermons do you remember? Seriously, the message was about being … Continue reading

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Money would make it easier but ….

Many years ago, before I had grey hair and my love handles my wife and I were volunteers with a church group to an orphanage in Baja, Mexico.  Even as I write this I remember the warm nights,  the air … Continue reading

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