A random collection of articles, blog posts, books, and other things I think are worth sharing.

Fast Company: Do These 5 Emotionally Intelligent Things Within 5 Minutes Of Meeting Someone

The Conversation: A small Norwegian city might hold the answer to beating the winter blues

ADDitude: 17 things to Love about ADHD

Individuals with ADHD are bright, creative, and funny — often using self-depreciating humor to remind that world that perfection is wholly uninteresting. They’ve faced challenges, learned novel ways to manage their symptoms, and developed a sense of humility and self-respect along the way. All these traits add up to a person that is a pleasure to be around, and brightens others’ days with her warmth.

Wonderoak: Friendship is the most important self-care you can invest in.

Related: Be the Friend you Want to Have