Gratitude

5 Gratitude Journals That’ll Help Feed a Positive Mindset

5 Gratitude Journals That’ll Help Feed a Positive Mindset

To combat the constant doom scrolling I fell victim to during the shitshow that was 2020, I began gratitude journaling. I’d never considered myself much of a journaler, despite writing for a living. However, when the pandemic hit I needed something that could quickly pull me out of my Instagram/newsfeed…

How To Show Your Teacher Appreciation This Week

How To Show Your Teacher Appreciation This Week

It strikes me as more than a little ironic how the most appreciation we’ve ever had for our kids’ teachers is during a time in which none of them are even in a classroom. During this pandemic, we’ve had the slightest taste of what teachers do all day, every day—wrangle…

Use Kurt Vonnegut’s Happiness Trick

Use Kurt Vonnegut’s Happiness Trick

English has no precise antonym for “complain.” All the closest verbs require an object: you can praise a thing or compliment a thing, but you can complain, full stop. Whatever the opposite would be, Kurt Vonnegut says you should do it. It will make you happier.