Millie Thompson

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Letter From the Editor: How to Make Work Your Happy Place

About 15 years ago my then boss, Evan Smith, the editor of <i>Texas Monthly</i>, took me to lunch. Over enchiladas with chips and salsa, he told me that he'd …

20 psychological principles for teachers #15 Well being

What’s more important, well-being or academic outcomes? The answer tends to be a no-brainer: almost everyone values happiness above academic ability. …

6 Ways to Travel New Zealand on a Budget

The sticker shock might be high, but that doesn't mean there aren't ways to enjoy the beauty of this remote wonderland for relatively cheap.<p>The sweeping mountain vistas, stunning beaches, vibrant cities and hospitable locals make New Zealand a bucket list travel destination for many. But as …

New Zealand

The Essential Guide to Happiness at Work, With Rashida Jones | WIRED

Finding Happiness On The Job<p>By Rashida Jones<p>Let’s be honest: Nobody can kill it all the time. I earnestly try to, but I just can’t. I have an …

What Unity Looks Like in Charleston

A man stands outside the Sunday service of Mother Emanuel AME Church in Charleston, S.C. on June 21, 2015.<br>Dan Xeller<p>1 of 10

Choosing Happiness Doesn't Mean You Should Settle

If we follow our inner guidance in faith and act with a willingness to learn, grow and experience change, a transformation will occur. The journey is hardly easy, but, at the end of the day, it'll be nothing short of miraculous.<p>This past week I posted on my Instagram and Facebook the quote, …

Happiness

Beginner's Guide to Adventure Travel

If you're intrigued by the idea of adventure travel, incorporating it into your next vacation is actually pretty easy. Stowell and Wolters both suggested examining your interests and picking an activity that challenges you to engage with a destination in a new way.<p><i>Grand Canyon National Park / Flickr</i><p>…

Adventure Travel