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HAPPINESS - Part 3

Friday, December 05, 2014
HAPPINESS - Part 3

Welcome to part 3 of a series on something everybody’s interested in: HAPPINESS! 

Everybody wants to be happy, but happiness is so often elusive.  That’s because, as we’ve talked about before: What we think will make us happy, won’t make us as happy as we think it will.

We think changes in our circumstances –making more money, being happily married, having kids, getting an advanced degree, moving to someplace that’s nicer or better- no matter how meaningful these experiences can be, the research... Read More

 
 

Deck The Halls….With Family Stress?

Wednesday, December 03, 2014
Deck The Halls….With Family Stress?

Things to consider as the holidays approach. 

There is an abundant amount of literature that addresses the topic of family stress around the holidays. The following are topics for you and your family to consider as the holidays approach:

*Financial Stress

-Set a budget for travel, gifts, and parties

 -Consider less expensive or homemade gifts

*Plan Ahead

-Look at the calendar; discuss when the holidays will be celebrated with family, friends, and colleagues

-If hosting events, work together as a team to prepare... Read More