Art & Culture

Finding Happiness in the Small Things

Andrew Parker
Oct 02, 2022

With life being so great, there is so much at your fingertips. But this doesn’t always mean that you are at your happiest. Now you don’t have to be happy all day every day if you don’t want to be. With that said, it is very easy to give up and allow your sadness to swallow you up. But you shouldn’t. You see, just because you feel unhappy at the moment doesn’t mean that you can’t find something that will allow you to be a bit more upbeat and happy. This is when you turn to the small things in your life.

 woman outdoors in camomile field enjoying summer

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Now just because we said small things, we don’t want you to take that literally. You see by small things were are referring to things that are around you that you may not even notice anymore. We are also referring to the things that you could never hold a price value to. This includes your friends and your family. You see it is very easy to get upset at someone or feel sad about something. But even though it feels like it is taking over your entire world at that moment. The reality is that your world won’t come crashing down.

That’s right, once everything passes, you will be okay. With that said, you may need some happiness during these moments. Here is where you think of the small things like your family, your home, your friends, honestly it can be anything. All it has to do is bring you happiness. That’s what it is all about. Whenever you feel unhappy, sad, or stressed, you should look to the things that bring you happiness. By doing this you allow yourself to see that whatever you are facing at the moment isn’t as important as the things and people you love.