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Appreciate tradition
Wednesday, April 25, 2012      7 comments

Cultivate family traditions. They make occasions feel special and exciting, mark the passage of time in a happy way, and provide a sense of anticipation, security, and continuity. There’s no need to wait for traditions to emerge spontaneously. A... Read more
Aim High
Tuesday, April 24, 2012      3 comments

“In the long run men hit only what they aim at. Therefore, though they should fail immediately, they had better aim at something high.” —HENRY DAVID THOREAU... Read more
3 more ways to stick to your exercise routine
Monday, April 23, 2012      1 comments

1. Don’t let the perfect be the enemy of the good. Don’t decide it’s worth exercising only if you can run five miles or bike for an hour. Even going for a ten-minute walk is worthwhile. Do what you can. 2. Suit up. Even if you’re not sure y... Read more
Sunday Silly
Sunday, April 22, 2012      3 comments

Did you hear about the monkey that was just like his dad? He was a chimp off the old block.... Read more
Saturday Silly
Saturday, April 21, 2012      1 comments

What does a monkey like on its toast? Gr-ape jelly. emoticon... Read more
3 ways to deal with deserved criticism
Friday, April 20, 2012      3 comments

1. Admit your mistakes. This is extremely effective. If you’re willing to take the blame, people will give you responsibility. Admitting mistakes is the first step, then … 2. Explain what you’ve learned. If you can show a critic that you’ve... Read more
Your refrigerator is making you fat!
Thursday, April 19, 2012      5 comments

Rearranging your refrigerator can be the key to avoiding a junk-food chow down. A study found that we're three times more likely to eat the first thing we see when we open the door than the fifth item we see - so shove the leftover pizza to the... Read more
6 ways to avoid overspending
Wednesday, April 18, 2012      3 comments

1. Be wary of checkout areas. There are lots of enticing little items here; ask yourself if you really need something before you add it to your pile. 2. Get in and get out. The more time you spend in a store, the more you’re likely to buy. ... Read more
4/17/2012
Tuesday, April 17, 2012      3 comments

“One cannot divine nor forecast the conditions that will make happiness; one only stumbles upon them by chance, in a lucky hour, at the world’s end somewhere.”—WILLA CATHER ... Read more
Monday Giggle
Monday, April 16, 2012      5 comments

Where do wealthy pigs live? Pork Avenue, Dahling!... Read more
Snack Smart
Sunday, April 15, 2012      4 comments

Eating between meals can hlep you lost weight-if you choose the right foods. Snacks are so big, they've almost become meals. Americans get roughly a quarter of their calories each day from snacks, up from 18 percent in 1977. That's a bell... Read more
Saturday Silly
Saturday, April 14, 2012      4 comments

What do you call a hippopotamus balancing on a beach ball in the middle of a swimming pool? Extremely talented. ... Read more
HAPPINESS 911
Friday, April 13, 2012      3 comments

Need a quick jolt of happiness, right now? Try this: Distract yourself. If you’re feeling upset, give yourself some relief. Watch a funny movie or TV show. Read a book you love. Call a friend. Giving yourself a break may help you cope bette... Read more
Chew on this
Thursday, April 12, 2012      5 comments

Eat less from a dark plate. Does a white plate make you eat more? It depends on the color of your food. At the Cornell Food and Brand Lab, they found that buffet diners served themselves about 24 percent more when they were offered white ... Read more
4 ways to act like a true friend
Wednesday, April 11, 2012      6 comments

1. Give support. Along with the feeling of intimacy, one of the best aspects of friendship is the feeling of support it provides. And although getting support is important, giving support may be even more important to boosting happiness. 2.... Read more

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