life appreciation

100 Reasons To Have A Party

Weddings, birthdays, and graduations are great reasons to plan an elaborate party but what if the next celebration scribbled in your calendar isn’t for six more months? Does that mean you’re not going to party for half a year because you’re waiting for a Hallmark reason? That’s silly! (Unless you hate celebrating things, in which […]

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10 Ways To Keep A Happy Journal

The act of keeping a happy journal (or a gratitude journal) is a very small and simple act that can be so immensely helpful for achieving higher levels of happiness in your life. It seems hokey and new-age-y to some, but if you can get past the potential stigma attached to this activity, you will […]

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Peter Pan Syndrome

Peter Pan Syndrome is a pop-psychology term, meaning it’s not recognized in the DSM. It refers to people, usually men, who are in a perpetual state of (emotional) adolescence. But is that really such a bad thing? I’ve been accused of refusing to grow up before. Sometimes it’s from a good-natured place, or even said out […]

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Rainbows Are Amazing, We Don’t Actually Need Gold At The End Of Them

Happy St. Patrick’s Day! Do you have any plans today? I’m probably just going to get a drink this afternoon and hang out in my green clothes. There’s a lot of cute stuff traditions surrounding this holiday, like leprachauns and following a rainbow to the end to find a pot of gold. Once I learned […]

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