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April 2015

Thinley Yangzom. Photo by Geoffrey Oliver Bugbee.

Is Bhutan the Happiest Place in the World?

By: Geoff Oliver Bugbee

“For me happiness is not only for myself, but also includes my family,” says Thinley Yangzom. “If there are needs in my family and I can provide for them, that is what gives me satisfaction.”

Three happy woman at the beach


33 Ideas to Bring Happiness Into Your Life

As the International Day of Happiness approaches on March 20, we are highlighting some of the things we think make life great.

The happiness walk

Walking the Talk

By: Chris Libby

For Paula Francis and Linda Wheatley, two women from Vermont who really want to have a conversation with you, the journey of 8,000 miles starts with a single idea of spreading awareness that everyone has the inalienable right to pursue happiness.

Candace Cameron Bure and family

Balancing a Full House

By: Gerry Strauss

Candace Cameron Bure’s success as a parent is rooted in her own family upbringing. We watched her grow up playing young D.J. Tanner on the still-popular family sitcom Full House, and she emerged from that experience as a well-adjusted, happy young woman.

Bluebird of happiness

Illustration by Delia Jalomo


The Bluebird of Happiness

The bluebird is a symbol of happiness in many cultures around the world, including in Ru