October 2014

Live Happy October issue
Eric Hutchinson saves up on happiness

Photograph © JUCO

Note to Self

Eric Hutchinson's songs make people happy, and making people happy makes him happy—so, everybody's happy.

College student on campus


Top 10 Happiest Colleges in America

The Princeton Review lists the American colleges that have the happiest student body.

5 Tips to Help Kids Become Happier Students

Students will always face challenges. As parents, we can help them overcome them, starting with these five tips.

Olivia Newton-John

Photo © Denise Truscello

Grace and Gratitude

By: Shelley Levitt

It's been 36 years since Olivia Newton-John starred as the ultimate teen dreamgirl in Grease, and the singer/actress is still going strong today.

Discover Genius

Discover Your Genius

No matter what seemingly insurmountable barrier is in our lives, we can create a positive reality, in fact, sometimes the greatest opportunities to do this are the ones that are slightly hidden.

Paint and a paintbrush

5 Ways to Kickstart Your Creativity

Happiness expert Gretchen Rubin shares ideas for sparking creativity.

What can Cubs fans teach us about happiness?

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Winning Isn't Everything

Win or lose, Chicago Cubs fans have an incredibly positive attitude that gets them through season after (disastrous) season.

30 Days of Creativity

Pick and choose your favorite ideas from our list of things to do, watch, read, contemplate…and share!

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