Day 281 – Weddings

“A gloomy guest fits not a wedding feast.” – Friedrich Schiller I know we talked a lot about weddings when it was our wedding back in May, however, we didn’t talk about being at them as a guest. TJ and I planned the wedding and as some of you know from reading our older posts,Continue reading “Day 281 – Weddings”

Day 245 – Less Expectations

“Your happiness is moderated by your expectations.” – Joshua Fields Millburn Last years and the years before, a lot of my focus and time was spent on expectations. It’s something I have improved on this year. If you walk into an event or activity with high expectations well then only best possible scenario can meetContinue reading “Day 245 – Less Expectations”

Day 179 – Hobby Update

“Hobbies are great distractions from the worries and troubles that plague daily living.” – Bill Malone Last week I had my first parade as a Black Diamond. What’s a Black Diamond you ask? Well, it’s the bag pipe band I joined last year as a start to my newest hobby. The parade I was inContinue reading “Day 179 – Hobby Update”

Day 55 – Happiness in Hobbies

“No man is really happy or safe without a hobby.” – William Osler Realizing I hadn’t had any hobbies is one of the mid-twenties crises I have had. I realized that I was the only one from work one day while talking with some coworkers without a hobby. I mentioned a few things I didContinue reading “Day 55 – Happiness in Hobbies”

Day 47 – Don’t worry, be happy

“Happiness can be found even in the darkest of times, if one only remembers to turn on the light.” -Albus Dumbledore from Harry Potter and the Prisoner of Azkaban, J.K. Rowling In light of our most recent Harry Potter weekend, I (TJ) thought it was only fitting to use a quote from Albus Dumbledore himself.Continue reading “Day 47 – Don’t worry, be happy”

Day 13 – Road to Happiness

Two roads diverged in a wood, and I—I took the one less traveled by,And that has made all the difference.– Robert Frost What a quote, what a poem, what a poet. Welcome everybody, it’s Wednesday and it’s WTJ (The W is silent). Think about your day and answer one question. Did you do something todayContinue reading “Day 13 – Road to Happiness”