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How to be Happy (No Fairy Dust or Moonbeams Required)

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It’s not easy being happy in today’s world. Let’s face it, most people don’t enjoy their lives much. Between their jobs, money worries, too many things to do, and too little time, most people are lucky to have one hour of happiness a week.

Don’t settle for that! Even if you have a pretty good life, maybe a B+, you can have more. You can build the life you want and be happy.
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Kindle Edition, Kindle Edition, 58 pages
Published March 2012 by Fire Lizard Studios (first published March 2011)
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Michelle
Dec 22, 2011 rated it it was amazing  ·  review of another edition
I absolutely loved this book. I felt like the author was or used to be a person very much like myself. I've been struggling with finding happiness in more that mere moments and working on my positive attitude. I feel like FOR ONCE someone got it right. The tools the author advises to use are realistic and simple.

I also loved that the book was not long and overdone. It was short and straight to the point. I can't tell you how many self help books I've tried to read with great intentions and just
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Tiera
Apr 01, 2019 rated it it was amazing
Great Read

I chose this rating because I felt like everything was broken down into steps that are attainable for any of us to achieve. I loved the fact that it talked about how positivity is the key to happiness and that all starts w k th the mindset. I also liked that there were activities offered to help you learn to become a more positive person or at least get you thinking positively. I would recommend this book as a good read
Inraini
Jan 04, 2019 rated it it was amazing
Simple and useful

For anyone who needs a reminder about how to be happy, I recommend this book. You can finish read this in one sit and you can stand with a better perspective after that. It's really simple but works for me.
tracy ndiyob
Mar 19, 2019 rated it it was amazing
Absolutely love this book! I caught myself unintentionally smiling all throughout.
Steph
Jan 06, 2019 rated it it was amazing
Absolutely wonderful read!!

Everyone should read this book. I couldn't out it down. I'll definitely be sharing it with others so they can benefit from it as much as I am.
Kelly
Jan 25, 2019 rated it really liked it
Really liked this book.

I liked how the author pulled all the different concepts together. I felt like I could really put some of the ideas to use right away. 😊
C.M. Jacques
Aug 09, 2018 rated it really liked it
Well written and realistic.
Sandra Simmons
Feb 16, 2017 rated it it was amazing
Straight forward and to the point. This book can open the eyes for a lot of people so they can open themselves up for happiness.
Tanya
Sep 18, 2014 rated it it was amazing
Shelves: self-help, health
This book is packed with useful tips and methods to change a person's mindset to a more positive one. It's informative, and the task of changing your life isn't really that hard if you follow the author's step-by-step guide and start thinking about all the good things in your life.

The book mentioned an exercise to help us live more happily. It's easy to perform and very effective. The author suggested that we should write down at least five things we're grateful for every night before we go to s
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GM
May 11, 2015 rated it really liked it  ·  review of another edition
I agree with the author that unhappiness comes from fear. It is noticeable that the most adventurous people enjoy their times and have so much fun even if they practice a dangerous adventure/hobby and then get hurt. It's a good realistic book.
Cara
Mar 26, 2011 rated it it was amazing  ·  (Review from the author)  ·  review of another edition
Of course I give it 5 stars--it contains all the best stuff I've learned over the past three years, and if I didn't think it was the best thing since sliced bread, I wouldn't have released it.

Barani
Sep 13, 2015 rated it liked it
Shelves: own_ebooks
An easy-to-read book. Almost the given advices are retold. Need to follow to get the result out of this book.
Janae
Jun 20, 2014 rated it it was amazing
Superb

This book is so helpful and well written. Happy to have had the chance to read it. great book. Superb.
S
Jan 25, 2014 rated it really liked it  ·  review of another edition
Really love reading it. I felt motivated and happy while reading it. nice happy book.
martyn yeoman
Jan 03, 2016 rated it really liked it
Good

Very good punchy and straightforward book very interesting good read I really liked the layout and information a good read
Gael
May 29, 2016 rated it it was amazing
Very good

Great advice in a short book. I was able to finish it without wondering what half of it was about.
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“One of the fastest ways to be genuinely happier is to develop a gratitude habit. Each night before going to sleep, list five things you’re grateful for that day. If you’re feeling really low and things are going terribly, sometimes it can be hard to think of five things, but do it anyway. At first it may even be that you’re most grateful for things that didn’t happen to make things worse; that’s all right, too. Just keep at it until you have at least five things.” 0 likes
“Our eyes and ears can deceive us, our hearts don’t always have the best judgment, and our hormones can lead us astray. But our thoughts are sacred! We have to listen them because they’re the rational part.” 0 likes
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