Category Archives: Happiness for Your Life

Cooking with a Cook

Please go to my new website to see today’s post here. Our new website is: http://www.thesunnygirl.com Also, please “like” our new page! Keep shining, The Sunny Girl, Lauren Cook

Posted in Happiness for Your Life | Leave a comment

The Tyranny of Happiness

You’ve had a hard day. Sometimes, don’t you just want to hear—“I’m sorry, that’s really hard” instead of “you can do it!” or “just keep trying harder!” Don’t get me wrong, I’m all about optimistic thinking, but it doesn’t always … Continue reading

Posted in Happiness for Your Life | 1 Comment

Walking in their Shoes

Can helping be truly selfless? It’s been a common argument for a while now—whether or not self-interest is involved in altruism. And while I’m sure our own needs  can play a part in whether we help or not, there is … Continue reading

Posted in Happiness for Your Life | Leave a comment

Best Pancakes in the World

“The best in the world.” Normally, I don’t pay much attention to that statement; after all, how can there be two coffee shops that have the best coffee “in the world” on the same street? But truly, I have found … Continue reading

Posted in Happiness for Your Life | Leave a comment

What Does Happiness Sound Like?

Because I’m going to American Idol today, I’m in the mood for some singing. Singing is a touchy subject, though. Some people have a phenomenal gift, most don’t, and many think they do but in all actuality…well, I guess that’s … Continue reading

Posted in Happiness for Your Life | Leave a comment

Why Psychology Sucks Sometimes

Don’t get me wrong, I love my major, but sometimes it can be downright depressing. I finally have a life again after my three midterms, all of them psychology based, and my head is still swimming with notions of the … Continue reading

Posted in Happiness for Your Life | Leave a comment

Benjamin’s Bit of Wisdom

Not everyone is going to be your best friend. But Benjamin Franklin has you covered there. In his wisdom he suggested that instead of distancing yourself from your enemies, you should keep them close. It’s an familiar concept with an … Continue reading

Posted in Happiness for Your Life | Leave a comment