Want To Be Happy? Have More Deep Conversations

The New York Times has an article on the positive effects of deep conversations: It may sound counterintuitive, but people who spend more of their day having deep discussions and less time engaging in small talk seem to be happier, said Matthias Mehl, a psychologist at the University of Arizona who published a study on […]

The Beautiful Peace Pagoda in Leverett, MA

We were at Persia's party house in Sunderland over the weekend and visited the Peace Pagoda in Leverett. Here's a a little history on Peace Pagodas from Wikipedia: A Peace Pagoda is a Buddhist stupa designed to provide a focus for people of all races and creeds, and to help unite them in their search […]

The Life Practice of Non-judgement: Finding Your Freedom

    The practice of non-judgement has many great aspects to it including the ability to help you become closer to others as they feel more open to engaging with you. It can be hard to adopt as we often feel value is having these strong opinions, but as Alberto Villoldo explains in "The Four […]

Some Lessons to Learn from Albert Einstein

DumbLittleMan has a nice post on some life lessons we can learn from Albert Einstein. Here's the first 2: Follow Your Curiosity   “I have no special talent. I am only passionately curious.”   What piques your curiosity? I am curious as to what causes one person to succeed while another person fails; this is […]