Making the long story short, I am inviting you to the happiness challenge which can help you… well, be happy. Download this Printable Worksheet and keep your smile-mode on.
For those who have time for The longer version, below are the details.
Before anything else, did you know that Happier people tend to live longer, healthier, make more money and do better at work. (Source: Psych Central)
Training your mind to be happy and optimistic is a worthy thing to do.
The exercises in this happiness challenge are not chosen randomly. They are the researched ones (like Tiny acts of kindness, Gratitude, Regular Exercise, Journaling) which are proven to release chemicals like Dopamine and Serotonin and are very beneficial to the body and mind.
Here’s the Infographic which gives you an overview of the Happiness challenge and the instructions.
How will these tasks benefit me?
Daily Exercise: Do you know that our brain responds very differently after an exercise/a walk. Here’s what exercise can do:
- Can reduce anxiety.
- Make you a happier person.
- According to Daniel Landers of Arizona State University, “Exercise works better than relaxation, stress education and music therapy” Source
Journaling: The new age guru, Robin Sharma recommends journaling in almost 90% of his books He isn’t the only one. Research also supports that. Here’s what Journaling can do:
- Help improve immune system.
- Reduce anxiety.
- help get more clarity in life.
- Increase optimism.
Gratitude: Gratitude, where can I start! It is considered almost like a magic pill to happiness health & overall well being. Hell, I even have a separate Gratitude Challenge here. Here’s how gratitude can help:
- Give us good healthy.
- Make us Happier.
- Strengthen our emotions.
- Make us a good friend.
- Reduce negative thoughts.
- Increase our immunity and energy levels.
Happy Memories: Calling someone after a long time, flipping through old pictures and recollecting memories, Painting, Treating yourself with a facial/massage… Who doesn’t feel good about these? Here’s what recalling happy moments can do to you:
- Make you more optimistic
- Induce a sense of hope for the future
- Increase social connection
- Increase self-esteem
Ready to take the challenge? Get-Set-Go.
Step 1: Download the Printable Worksheet and start the challenge.
Step 2: If you have a Facebook account, stay updated with me (& other participants) on my Facebook Page.
Blog About your Challenge
For those of you who have a blog, I encourage you to blog about your experiences. This will not only keep yourself accountable and motivate you, but will also let your readers to see you as an inspiration.
Help us in spreading the smiles. Here’s a badge you can share on your blog 🙂
Copy this code and paste it in your blog:
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Are you ready to take the challenge?? I’d love to know.