Here are a few reasons why birdwatching or birding is such a great happier-making activity – and a few tips for how to get started.Continue reading What’s So Great About Birdwatching Anyway?
Is Manuel Antonio, Costa Rica’s most popular national park worth a visit despite the crowds? Absolutely! Here’s why…Continue reading Costa Rica’s Most Popular National Park: Parque Nacional Manuel Antonio. Worth it?
Finally available online and internationally: our new Happier Place long sleeve and short sleeve t-shirts. Hand-printed and 100% soft, lightweight cotton. Sustainable, sweatshop-free, and perfect for feeling great in your happier place.Continue reading There’s One For Everyone: The New Happier Place Shirts Are Here!
Sharing and seeing photos of beauty and fun in nature is much more than just a pleasant distraction. It can help make a real difference.Continue reading Why Sharing Beautiful (And Fun) Nature Photos Matters – Still and More Than Ever
Gary King has placed over 250 Happiness street signs across St. Petersburg, Florida, in an effort to help people get happier. He calls it The Happiness Experiment.Continue reading Gary King: Author, Speaker and The Happiness Experiment (St. Petersburg, Florida)
More rewarding than a New Year’s Resolution: Fun, insightful, and motivational prompts and questions to spark a look-back on 2021 and a vision for a happier-making 2022.Continue reading 2021/22 Happier Questions and Happier Inspiration for a Happier You
The 2022 Happier Place Wall Calendar is here! With 13 nature photos, words of inspiration, and highlighted days for joy and celebration, we wish you all a happier, healthier 2022!Continue reading It’s That Time: 2022 Happier Place Nature Photography Calendar
Find out how following the “Less inside. More outside” principle can help you be happier – and stay healthier.Continue reading Aim for “Less Inside. More Outside.” to Get Happier and Healthier
The first Happier Place tank top is so soft and comfortable you’ll probably wish you could wear it all the time.Continue reading Take a Break in the First Happier Place Tank Top
The Tallulah Falls and the Tallulah Gorge State Park are a thrill to discover and explore – from the top of the canyon rim, along trails, over a suspension bridge, and on the gorge floor and in the river!Continue reading Unexpected Thrill: The Tallulah Falls in Tallulah Gorge State Park (Georgia, USA)
You asked for it… The most popular Happier Place phrases are now available as happier-making magnets to inspire you to do more of what makes you happier and the world a better place. Also great as gifts, of course!Continue reading Finally Here: Happier-Making Magnets
Julien Heron and father Claude are the outdoor enthusiasts behind Outdoors Generations. Living on different continents, they stay connected through their passion for the outdoors and the goal to inform and inspire others.Continue reading Claude and Julien Heron: The Father-Son Team Behind Outdoors Generations (France and Canada)
Escape the blazing beach sun and sweltering city: take a break in the shady forest of the Hillsborough River State Park. Enjoy the view from the river on a kayak. Yes, there are gators – and even Class II rapids (but upstream).Continue reading Tampa Bay’s Natural Beach Alternative: Hillsborough River State Park (Florida)
Love is love. Love is natural. Love is love is natural. Some statements shouldn’t need any further explanation. But we want to be very clear…Continue reading Love is Love is Natural
Luci’s Grandma’s German Lemon Sheet Cake is the ideal summer cake: light and airy, subtly sweet and refreshingly tart, picnic-ready and super easy to make from scratch.Continue reading Light, Refreshing Summer Cake: Oma’s German Lemon Sheet Cake (Zitronenkuchen)
Happier Place pop-up shops have been popping up outside. About time we offered our outdoor products and inspiration OUTDOORS, right? The best part: meeting so many of you! Find out where we’ll be next…Continue reading Come Meet Us: Happier Place Pop-Up Shops