Tag Archives: Happiness

Happy Day of Happiness – March 20th

Ha, that sounds redundant when you say it out loud.  And here is my favorite Happy song, a cover of the song Happy done by Walk Off The Earth.

What a great day to celebrate happiness.  I guess this is sponsored by the United Nations.  So go out and make the world a Happier Place!

27 ways to increase your happiness from the Huffington Post.  Here is a post of mine where I’m keeping track of happiness related items.

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6 movie Trailers that will Make Your Day

I haven’t seen all of these movies yet, but totally agree with the list so far:

202881. Babies – shows the first year of 4 different babies around the globe

2. Fresh – shows organic food production compared with mass-produced farming

3. Girls – shows the struggle some girls go through to get an education around the globe

4. The Cola Road – documents a life saving program of distributing needed health remedies using Coca-Cola crates

5. Jobs – the life story of Steve Jobs as he founded Apple

6. Happy – What is really at the root of happiness?

Awesome # 30: Arctic Winter Sunrises

just discovered this blog, and found this older post particularly beautiful. Jodie’s more recent posts describing her Daily Dose of Awesomeness are wonderful little tidbits of encouragement. I will try again to get into a routine of naming the awesome parts of my day with my bf.

Mission Awesome

What’s awesome about arctic winter sunrises is the fact that they don’t demand the sacrifice of sleep. Obliging to the desires of one who wishes to have their sleep and the grandeur of a sunrise too, arctic winter sunrises wait until a less obtrusive time to grace arctic dwellers with their magnificence. But, unlike winter sunrises in the high arctic, which don’t occur until anywhere between 11:00 and noon, winter sunrises here don’t induce the same extreme northern winter fatigue.

Currently, the sun begins to rise shortly before 8:00. Closer to solstice, however, this is delayed until 8:30 or so. For the average working Tasiujamuit (I believe most people start work at 9:00 here), that affords ample time for one to do one’s various morning things before catching the sunrise at its crescendo en route to work.

With the school situated directly parallel to the bay, my 3 minute walk…

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Child of our time – The big Personality Test

I watched episodes 1 from the links on this post and looked up episode 2 on youtube. It’s an amazing analysis of how personality develops.

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From the blog 1jessicakes

When we started doing the big 5 personality traits in our groups, i felt a little odd being one of the few yelling them all out. So I promised my group to share a great BBC documentary “Child of Our Time – The Big Personality Test” that I learned so much from years ago!  Whilst lying ill in bed, hoping that the cysts on my ribcage do not mutate and absorb my body, i decided to track down the videos in the meantime (honestly, this is the reason as to why i wasn’t in today!  doctors orders to not aggrivate it and move as little as possible until they go down – score!)  There are two episodes, and – in my opinion, they’re really interesting!  (Dr. Robert Winston was my psychology inspiration whilst growing up!  What a sad fact!)

So here’s the list:

Episode 1…

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