Where Children Play: Finding the Paths to Happiness

I recently attended an alumni summit for the Coca Cola Scholars foundation. I was in a world of inspiration and love, surrounded by so many people I had not seen in so long and all those who practice the art of "humbition" (the crossroads of being humble in your learning and ambitious in your goals).… Continue reading Where Children Play: Finding the Paths to Happiness

It’s Not About Perfection, Simply Happiness

Last week I asked a friend of mine who is living abroad in Germany if she thought she was where she was supposed to be, and she answered that was sure 95% of the time. I started wondering about that 5% and what it was that made her unsure, but stopped myself. I instead switched… Continue reading It’s Not About Perfection, Simply Happiness

The Question of Strawberry Lemonade Cake

I have been asked before how it is that I can find such enjoyment in life while living in a country that constantly visually reminds me of the reality of human plight. Although I live in a pleasant neighborhood, I can still exit my door and walk for about five minutes and see any number… Continue reading The Question of Strawberry Lemonade Cake