The day I posted on Instagram and Facebook that I was taking a break from social media, was the same day I mustered up the most social courage in my life. Despite what many people think, on the introvert to extrovert scale, I fall closer to being an introvert. Being constantly social can drain me, [...]
This Millennial decided to quit social media for 2 weeks, and what an unexpected learning journey it was! From learning about myself, to feelings of resentment, to eventual enlightenment... Follow my journey on The Happy Project as I highlight the 5 things that happened when I quit social media for 2 weeks.
Have you ever been somewhere, and really felt the presence of the season? As in, more than just seeing pumpkins and corn husks lining peoples lawn; I mean, somewhere where the whole place brings up a seasonal feeling within you, and you feel like you're walking on a movie set. That is Niagara-on-the-Lake during Autumn [...]
When Brandon and I decided to spend a week in London we had no idea what to see or where to eat. We invested in the "London Pass" after having a great experience with the "Paris Pass" that gave us no-line and prepaid access to all the major tourist destinations. We were a little bit [...]
I read a really famous and popular book, Lean In by Sheryl Sandberg, and I was unsure how I felt about the message. Basically, Sandberg suggests that women should "lean in" to the business tables that have been historically dominated by men, and not be discouraged by the oppression of females in the workplace. The [...]