Grand Rapids the 56th Happiest Large American City to Live In
Next Monday, March 20, is International Day of Happiness. So, in honor of that auspicious day, I thought it would be fun to see how we, Grand Rapids and the Greater Grand Rapids area, stacked up to other large metropolitan areas in the "happiness quotient." Well, I didn't have…
Happiness Is An Apple Away… Seriously!
Want to be happier? What if I told you it’s as easy as eating more fruit and vegetables.  It’s true, according to Researchers at the University of Warwick in England, who had 12,000 people keep a food diary and tracked their mental health...
10 Small Things In Life That Make Us Happy
Sunday, March 20th was International Day of Happiness and sometimes you don't stop to think about the trivial things in life that make you happy and bring a smile to your face.
They could be so simple yet bring so much joy.
These are the 10 small things in life that bring us happiness:
You Can Buy Happiness, After All
You've heard the phrase "you can't buy happiness" but as it turns out, you actually can!
A study from the University of British Columbia found that people feel happiness longer when they are given something material/physical rather than an experience...
Two Girls, Happy Family!
The happiest families in the world have two girls -- to be exact!
According to new research about happy v. unhappy families that is based on a combination of kids ... mine was a third of the way down the list!  I have two sisters.
Of course, I'm gonna go on a limb and say that happiness is based on th…