{Happier}

I spend at least 2 hours a week driving to/from Boston for work.  Due to being a huge nerd with tendencies towards being an 80-year-old (often inspired by my husband), I listen to a lot of {Boston’s Public Radio}.  In addition to being informed on the current events, politics, and more than my fair share of random knowledge about Boston, I get to learn about awesome stuff like: {Happier}.

The whole app is based on science that shows that sharing and reading happy thoughts makes you “happier, healthier, and more productive.”  I thought it was little kitschy and avoided it at first, but I’ve been inspired lately to practice gratitude by friends in {Uganda} and in {Louisville}. Continue reading

Throwback Thursday: {Perot Museum}

Hold your horses, y’all!  Part III of anniversary extravaganza is coming.  🙂

But first, we’ll go back in time!  A few months ago, our sweet friends Christine and Kirby came to stay for the weekend.
Between school, work, travel, and the 5-hour drive between us, we were a bit busy and we hadn’t seen each other since our wedding.  Luckily, they are faithful friends full of wisdom, a sense of adventure, appreciations of good board game, and  a pinch of nerdy-ness that I adore!  Given that short bio, Pete and I thought it would be perfect to hit up the latest & greatest science hot spot in Dallas: {The Perot Museum}!

IMG_1068[1]The boys were excited as soon as they got maps. Continue reading