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Ready or not, 2015 is here! And no matter what your resolutions or goals or dreams for this year are, there’s a pretty good chance that wanting to be happy is involved. 1. Think about the moments in 2014 when you were the happiest. Then do more of those things. If going to the pool […]


Happy to be Alive, Because: 5 Ways to be Happy in 2015.

1. Christmas memories. We went to see the tree lighting last week, but ended up getting caught standing in the rain.While that normally would have been frustrating, it’s hard to get mad about something when there’s a gorgeous Christmas-tree all lit up like magic in front of you. 2. Hot Cocoa Bars.  My mom and […]


Happy to be Alive, Because: Hot Cocoa Bars & Elf.

1. CHRISTMAS! We’re in full-blown Christmas mode over here, people! The tree is up, some presents are wrapped, Harry Connick Jr. is singing Christmas songs to me, and my penguin mug is full of peppermint mocha coffee. It truly is the most wonderful time of the year. via 2. The Downtown Orlando tree lighting ceremony […]


Happy to be Alive, Because: Good Books & Christmas Trees.

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