All posts tagged: happy

Happy 1/365!

2014 has been awesome and full of surprises (good ones, of course). And I know 2015 will be even more kick-ass. And even though life is far from perfect, we can’t get enough of it. We work and play, we laugh and cry, we hurt and we love. And we repeat. Life is what keeps us going. And although it isn’t always champagne and glitter, we are all given the same 24 hours in a day. What we choose to do with them is up to us. So in light of my excitement for the new year, I have compiled a list of my most magical moments from last year, things/places/people/moments/happenings that have made me learn, discover, smile, laugh, and feel warm and fuzzy inside. And this year, instead of creating a catalog of new year’s resolutions (which usually barely last a week), I decided to write down a “more” and “less” list of things I want to do more and less of. And of course as with many things, you, my lovely readers, are the …

10 Ways to a Happier You

We all get excited and pumped up around New Year’s. Resolutions are on a roll and we feel good. But come February and March, those habits we were so keen on keeping up are starting to be forgotten. We’re back to picking up chips rather than carrots. But we’re here to reignite your motivation to be better. Here are 10 ways to be happier today. Share them with your loved ones so they too can be inspired! 1. Reconnect with someone. It’s easy to lose touch with someone. But it’s also as easy to get back in touch, thanks to today’s virtual inboxes and pokes. 2. Be grateful. Every single day. Start the day thinking about the things you are grateful for, and end the day thinking of all the good things that happened that day. Gratitude reciprocates. Unhappiness is the result of the lack of gratitude. So be happy, there’s always something to be thankful for. 3. Try something new. Learn to tap dance. Bake a pie. Pick up a clarinet. Go to a Zumba …