The Happiness Dynamic Series

The Stranger from Four Days Ago

(Language warning) Four days ago I left to lead 41 teammates in one of the hardest things we would ever do. And I almost didn't make it thanks to this man...

I Just Kind of… Let Go.

Do you know what’s over-the-top ridiculous? I forgot the one most powerful life lesson that life has taught me again and again. And it almost was the end of me.

After my *ahem* little display of crazy-man yesterday…

After my *ahem* little display of crazy-man yesterday, I decided to record this super quick video, drop it here, and go get some fresh air this weekend.

A Response to a Handful of Mormons who Got So Panty-Twisted

This is my response to the Mormons who read my post about dating Mormon girls and could not laugh about any of it. I tried not to reply, but, urgh... I had to.

Oh, You Mormon Girls!

Living in Utah as a single non-Mormon has it's *ahem* funny moments. As is evidenced by this real conversation I had with a Mormon girl on Tinder...

Bigotry, Intolerance, and “Morality”

This is a topic I've wanted to talk about for a while: bigotry, intolerance, and the concept of "morality." And how those things are so friggin' connected.

2015 – The Year We Need to Take Dating Back

It has happened so suddenly and so sneakily. The dating game has become close to impossible. We are lonely and getting more lonely. But there's an easy fix...

Have you all figured out just how friggin’ crazy I am, yet?

This blog started from such a horrid place. But then in the middle of it, the most amazing thing happened! I decided to share it unedited. Sorry if typos! Haha.

Humaning is Hard

I’m Dan Pearce. I don’t need help. I am solid. I have my life under control. I am with it. I am good enough. I am awesome. Or so I thought...

A Friend No Longer Worth Knowing

I have this friend. Well, *had* this friend. A close friend. And it's time I say goodbye to this man who has done nothing but hold me back and bring me down...

Do You Know Why Lasting Happiness is SO Hard for Most of Us?

Why is happiness is seemingly always just within reach, yet always just out of reach for most people? I think the answer is impossibly simple...

Either Get Beside Me or Get Run Over!

There are these people in your life who are more or less *ruining* your life. Problem is, you don't know it because they have a smile on their faces...

I’m Not a Player I Just Klutz a Lot

Maybe sometimes I'm a klutz. Like when I did, ummm, *this* while making a cup of morning coffee...

Life is Good, My Friends. Life is good. Even though…

You know that place we get to in life where we want to wipe everyone else's smiles off with steel scrubbers? I was there. And then a chain reaction happened...

Whose Life is it Anyway?

What if the answer isn't that you should find a way to be happy in the life you have? What if the answer is to take the very steps that everybody else thinks are stupid, weak, or wrong?

What to Do Before You Get Naked

Seems like falling in love and staying in love with the person you're committed to should be easy, right? Well, actually, maybe it can be...

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A Big Fat Day of THAT

See that? Yeah. I blame THAT. For all of THIS...

Behind Closed Doors

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The Weirdest Flight Probably EVER

Any singular part of that plane ride would have made it a craptastic plane ride. For sure. But collectively? Gosh... Worst and funniest plane ride EVER.

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