Monthly Archives: June 2015

Did you win the lottery?

I have a funny habit of buying the occasional lottery ticket and not checking the numbers, knowing full well that winning tickets are worthless after one year. Lotteries foster magical thinking. We like to dream. What would you do with … Continue reading

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#49 Happy to be humble – the secrets of sane parenting

To find happiness as a parent requires the humility to learn from your children. As a dad, I sometimes can’t tell if I’m parenting or being parented. At different stages of our relationships, it’s hard to tell who’s growing faster. … Continue reading

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A Hundred Days to Happiness #48: The best job in the world . . . being a parent

On June 1st, 1992, my identity and my life changed forever – for the better. My first child was born and I became a father. I instantly understood unconditional love and was responsible for the care of someone whose wellbeing … Continue reading

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