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Woman smiling

Life’s secrets, according to you…

People of the world, tell me this — what’s one simple, magical thing 
that makes you smile every time you experience it?

It’s a wonder how much time and energy we spend chasing happiness when really, if we stood still for a moment and absorbed the ordinary, everyday moments, we’d realize that we already have it all. It reminds me of a quote from William Martin: “Do not ask your children to strive for extraordinary lives. Such […] Read more

Life’s secrets, according to you…

People of the world, tell me this — what’s the most embarrassing 
thing you’ve ever done? Part three

I’m guessing that all the bumping about on the ski jumps led to the serious loosening of my guts. As I was lining up for the chairlift afterwards to head back up, my stomach started making some very strange sounds. It felt like something was kicking me from the inside –—something large — with a […] Read more


Snow-skier cresting a hill about to wipe out.

Life’s secrets, according to you…

People of the world, tell me this — what’s the most embarrassing thing you’ve ever done? Part One


I share this story for one (or both) of the following reasons: It makes me out to be classy and sophisticated. Obviously. In case you happen to be having a crappy day my hopes are that this will make you laugh. Now where were we? Oh, right. The chairlift incident… it still gives me the […] Read more