Re-think Your Holidays

by Bridget Levin, Tastemaker in Residence

What if you thought about the holidays differently this year?
Generosity studies show that giving your time and money with intention increases happiness.

So start right now and fill in the blanks:
It makes me happy when I ________________________________.
It feels good to give ______________________________________.
I feel connected to those I love when I share ______________.
I am going to _____________________ every day to stay sane.

Create a happy holidays mantra and put it in your cell phone, on sticky notes or even write it on your hand in sparkly ink.