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Being eighty percent happy

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After writing my post on enjoying contentment I thought it was funny to pick up the paper (Telegraph) and read an article saying something similar. The article focused on a study published in the journal Psychological Science. The study has highlighted the fact that people are actually more content with an unremarkable life than they are one that involves striving […]

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Enjoying contentment

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I have spent most of the last 20 years striving for something. Some goal that I truly believed would make life better, happy, stronger. For the most part I have come to the conclusion that all I really did was miss out on living in the present moment. All that striving for something or waiting for life to get better […]

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Back on WordPress.com

I have been “fighting” hackers on my self-hosted WordPress site. Annoying cyber bullies who take over self-hosted WordPress blogs and serve up inappropriate advertising. Every time someone clicked to read a blog post a naked lady appeared inviting them over to watch her and her friends at play. Maybe I should have chosen better hosting, I don’t know, but what […]

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First Solo Travel Trip

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They say you never forget your first time and I really hope that’s true because more than 15 years after deciding I want to spend a part of my life travelling I am finally getting to do just that. I have booked myself a trip in July to Crete in Greece. I left my desk job back in March and […]

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