Greenspace: The Surprising Savior of Happiness

An overwhelming body of research has begun to show that spending time in green space improves your happiness, health, and cognitive functioning. So much so, in fact, that for the first time in 2020, the World Happiness Report began including “quality of the environment” in their assessment of people’s well-being. The list of benefits fromContinue reading “Greenspace: The Surprising Savior of Happiness”

Life On the Border Was Scary; But Not For the Reason You Think

I could see Mexico from my house, but I wasn’t scared for my life–I mean, I had wifi–but the thing that gave me the most cause for concern was something I didn’t even know existed until the day I arrived at my new house.