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Happiness Highlights: a Wicked Twitter Tale

What gave you happy tears this week?

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How Stuff Can, Actually, Make You Happy

I was excited about coming to Pittsburgh, but I was nervous about coming to Becky’s house. Becky has always described herself as being “one box away from a hoarder.” Jared’s been watching Hoarders – those houses do not look like … Continue reading

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Happiness Highlights: Falling in Love with Pittsburgh

New York City. San Francisco. Pittsburgh. One of these things seems like it doesn’t belong, but they are all cities I have eagerly anticipated visiting during our year of travel. Yes, Pittsburgh. Becky, one of our favorite people, lives in … Continue reading

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Are Gratitude and Worthiness Conflicting Values?

Not all values are created equal. Or rather, not all values  have equal importance in our lives. But how can we tell which ones matter most to us – and what do we do if there’s a conflict? How do … Continue reading

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Like Yin and Yang On LSD, I Think.

I keep thinking about how I want to come here and tell you thank you.  I want to express how grateful I am for the kindness of loved ones and strangers and how all of it has reminded me that … Continue reading

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Bring On The Sun

I’ve been a little anxious about this upcoming weekend. You see, here in central Florida it’s time for Avitaween – Avitable‘s ginormous Halloween party where about 100 people, including about 30 bloggers who I happen to adore, gather in costumes … Continue reading

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Parties, Pedicures and Panic Attacks. Oh my.

I woke up this morning dreading writing this post. I got back late last night from a long weekend in Lexington, Kentucky.  I went to Lexington for “ConFab, Baby!” – a blogger houseparty hosted by Turnbaby and the man formerly … Continue reading

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The only thing good about today not being Friday…

…is the fact that I still have one more day to clean up this house and get some food before I have to host a potluck/game night I agreed to months ago. I’m thinking I’m going to just throw everything … Continue reading

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So this one time. In Charleston.

There are 406 pictures from my weekend in Charleston. About 385 of those pictures are of buildings and food and trees and the back of a mule’s head.   I told you so. Having just spent way too much time … Continue reading

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How Miss Britt Does Dishes. No. Really.

If you spend enough time with another person, you’re bound to discover their little quirks and eccentricities. For example, this weekend I learned that Becky brings her own washcloths on vacation with her – and sometimes leaves them behind when … Continue reading

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