Stephanie March's Health Secret: Why Happiness Rules
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My favorite home-cooked meal: Bobbys chilaquiles [a corn-tortilla dish with eggs] with a bright, hot, fresh green sauce.
Three things always in my pantry: Olive oil, salt, Tabasco.
The single best thing about working out is … the incredible energy I have for the rest of the day.
The body part I like the most is my … backabove the waist, I might add. It gets a little dicey below that point.
My go-to at-home spa treatment: Gin and tonic.
Whenever Im nervous, I psych myself up by … I dont psych myself up. I try to reach a place of calm and clarity. I remind myself that whatever situation I am facing is a very small part of a long life. Then I call my sister to talk me off the ledge.
If I could change one thing about the world … Id put a little more “please” and “thank you” into things.
My favorite book of all time: One? Just one??? Lets call it a very loose three-way tie between “One Hundred Years of Solitude,” “Special Topics in Calamity Physics,” and anything by Sarah Vowell.
My best quality: Id like to think I am a fair person. I am also able to finish questionnaires in a timely fashion.
I wish I had more time for … travel. I am a wanderer at heart.
My happy-life motto: So it goes. So it goes.