Tag Archives: happiness

Going with the Flow

In 1967 my family lived in Provo, Utah where my dad was attending BYU. The house we moved into had a huge gutter in front of it between the sidewalk and the street. The gutter was a foot deep and … Continue reading

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Happy Everything!

Have you ever considered your talents? How very odd and unique and wonderful a compilation they really are? For example, I was born to racquets. I know, odd huh? My grandma used to tell me, EVERY time I saw her, … Continue reading

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Living in the Moment

When we bought our couch, the salesman at the furniture store offered to sell us a rough hewn rocking chair for one hundred dollars more. We had no furniture as a young family in a new house, so we took … Continue reading

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The Reason

I used to work for a company that sold day planners. Well, actually the company taught people how to get the most out of their life by realizing what was most important to them, setting goals, and writing them in … Continue reading

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Vending in the Happiest Place on Earth

Chuck is leaning over the railing, 20 feet above the water, with a fish dangling on the end of his line. The fish isn’t much bigger than the hook he’s fishing with. It flips half heartedly, as though it knows … Continue reading

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Wisdom Shared Over a Drink

I talked to Bonnie at church for a minute, but didn’t really get a chance to see what she was like until we ran into each other the next day at the gas station. Bonnie works across the street from … Continue reading

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Meeting an Old Friend for the First Time

This I Cary. Cary and I first met when my family moved to Sandy, Utah in 1974. He was quite a bit older than me in kid years – probably two grades ahead of me. So I saw him around, … Continue reading

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