Day 13: Happier and friends

Being grateful for the Happier app and Happier friendships:

I joined the wonderful Happier community almost a year ago, and it’s had a hugely positive impact on my day-to-day life and wellbeing.

The iTunes blurb says, it’s like a smile in your pocket, and I couldn’t agree more.

Happier is a social media mobile app for sharing the good stuff. It’s mission: to help you find more joy in your everyday life. Happiers can share a ‘happy moment’ and also smile and comment on others’ moments, and vice versa.

It wasn’t long before I noticed how I was actively looking for more and more things to be happy about and be grateful for in my day. And that can’t be a bad thing at all! In fact, my experiences on Happier have been a huge inspiration for this blog and ‘100 days of happy’ project.

Happier has opened the door to meeting so many beautiful like-minded souls and kindred spirits. I believe finding and connecting with a community online that focuses on positivity and support has become instrumental in my recovery journey.

I feel like I’ve found my tribe.

Spending just a few minutes scrolling through Happier always makes me smile and lifts my spirits, especially when I’m feeling low.

What’s also special about Happier is seeing new friendships develop all around the globe; as fellow Happiers swap email addresses, send cards and thoughtful gifts to each other, talk on the phone, and even meet up in person for Happier get togethers.

How cool is that!

I’ve been chuffed to bits to receive my own Happier mail, including beautiful cards and thoughtful, inspirational bracelets, which I love and wear all the time.

 

Happier bracelets

And I’ve enjoyed getting creative and sending homemade cards and little gifts to a couple of Happier friends. Something I’d like to do more of.

Today, I even got the chance to have a real life chat with a lovely Happier, who’s become a good friend. We chatted excitedly and both felt cheered by our connection; it’s made me smile from ear to ear all day long.

Who knew that signing up to an app would produce such beautiful gifts of friendship, support and all round loveliness.

So with this in mind, my happy for today is being grateful for the Happier app and new Happier friendships.

 

8 thoughts on “Day 13: Happier and friends”

  1. Well you know I just adore you and am over the moon grateful to have found you through Happier. And now catching up on all your wonderful blog posts. You are just amazing and so inspiring!! Thanks for your generous soul and beautiful heart. Much love and light to you xxx

    1. Awwww thank you dear Cat, that’s so lovely of you to say. I echo your beautiful generous words right back to you my friend. I love how we Happiers inspire each other. Love and hugs to you Xxx 🙂

  2. You are a much loved part of my Happier journey Helen & I am so very greatful we have connected. I am so very excited about sharing this with you too as your words always lift my spirits. Well done for feeling the fear and doing your thing anyway, stand tall & be proud. XॐX

    1. Thank you for your kind words lovely Beth. I too am grateful to have connected with you, Hooray for Happier ✨ Xxx 🙂

  3. Hi, dear Helen! This is so exciting! I completely feel the same as you about this Happier community, and feel very fortunate to have found you there. You are such a special person! Looking forward to reading more of your blog posts…xoxoxo

    1. Hello lovely SF Sunshine, thank you for your kind words and all-round loveliness. I’m so happy Happier has connected us too. Love+Hugs to you Xxx 🙂

  4. Dear Helen,
    What a fantastic blog my Happier friend! I truly enjoyed every word & will look forward to receiving your awesome entrues! You did a fantastic job of capturing the true essence of Happier! I am blessed to have your friendship! Keep up the good work my friend! Much love,
    Happier friend Terri/Magic Mama❤️

    1. Hello lovely Magic Mamma! So lovely to see you here and thank you for your kind words. I feel blessed and thankful to have met you my lovely Happier friend. Love and hugs to you 🙂

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