Why Are People Depressed? Part II: Attitude and Perspective

Why Are People Depressed? Part II: Attitude and Perspective

I recently went on vacation to Washington to see some family. While at my mom’s condominium, she showed me some old pictures of family members that were kept by my grandpa. One of the pictures was of my great, great grandmother who came over from Sweden in 1887. Along with the pictures, there was a written record that told her story of how she came to the United States. Continue reading Why Are People Depressed? Part II: Attitude and Perspective

Why Exercise is the Best Gift You Can Give Yourself

Why Exercise is the Best Gift You Can Give Yourself

The new year has arrived and everyone is making their resolutions. I already wrote my stance on all that here so I’m not going to dig into it again. A lot of people, filled with motivation and drive, will get a gym membership. They will go religiously for a couple weeks, maybe even a month, then lose their focus. They’ll start making excuses about how they don’t have the time or energy to do it. Their gym membership will collect dust, in a sense, and it’s likely they’ll never use it. Continue reading Why Exercise is the Best Gift You Can Give Yourself