If you are someone who believes that life needs to be okay in order to feel okay, this piece is dedicated to you.
I was once you.
Before I was diagnosed with this disease, I believed that I could only be happy if life was working out the way I wanted it to or the way I believed I needed it to.
Throughout the last almost 12 years, I have learned from where true happiness comes. I have learned that there is one essential ingredient required to sustain a fulfilling, meaningful and authentically happy life. Turns out, it’s even backed up by scientific research and data.
I invite you to read my latest column for the Jewish Journal, “Scary, Uncertain, Happy,” to find out just what it is…