A musing for the week by a wonderful blogger. Wishing everyone a big extraordinary life.
I found this ad as I was looking through a glossy at the dentist.
It was for a car. A big car.
According to the people at Suburban, BIG car = BIG life.
Hmmmm….this got me thinking of the definition of a big life. By America’s standards it may appear that big life means: A packed scheduled, huge home (maybe even a second home), many vehicles and lots of lots of stuff.
I choose to define a big life as an existence full of relationships, faith, good health, adventures, contentment, margins for down-time, and purpose within a career.
These are all parts that move the needle on my Happiness Barometer.
As a family we still have so far to go in the way of taking the big out of the material and putting more emphasis on my list above. That’s a true statement on the car ad: There is so much more to…
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