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What is Freedom?

What is Freedom?

Let me state up front that this is meant to be a piece of writing that inspires Happiness and Independence, which is the aim of this space, The Happy Venture. I am looking at Freedom from the human perspective, not just American. These are my reflections and feelings...
Change On the Wind

Change On the Wind

There is a glorious breeze coming through my window today. The kind that makes you smile and say “Fall is here.” The season of transition makes me ask, “How will I honor that?” This has been an interesting week. Just as I wanted to ramp up my activity at the gym, in...
No More Turning Away

No More Turning Away

No More Turning Away. On Thursday I headed out to Ann Arbor on a solo mission. New life, new hair stylist, new haircut. It was REALLY over due but the timing of haircuts in my life has quite often coincided with big life changes and transitions. This time was no...
Do You Self Care?

Do You Self Care?

Self Care How housework taught me about finally loving myself. If you entered into my apartment on any given day in my 20’s you probably would have seen the following. 1) Dishes in the sink. 2) Clothes on my bedroom floor. 3) Piles of papers stacked somewhere. While I...