Happiness

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Why a “values-based” career could be the secret to finding happiness at work

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Lauren Geall
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    Life

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Life

In need of a pick-me-up? Here’s 5 easy ways to boost your mood this weekend

Because we all have those days.

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Lauren Geall
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Life

New study confirms your relationship history doesn’t affect overall happiness

But we already knew this, right?

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Hollie Richardson
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Life

8 thoughtful care packages to send in the post

Care packages are trending as they become our go-to way to show someone we care in quarantine.

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Megan Murray
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Books

7 feel-good books by female authors to devour in one sitting

Dive right into these escapist downtime reads.

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Anna Brech
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Kayleigh Dray
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The best tearjerkers on Netflix, for those in need of a good cry

From Tallulah and First Match, to Moonlight and The Notebook.

Two friends wearing face masks sit on a bench as they maintain social distancing at the Botanical Gardens , Sheffield, UK on a warm day on 22nd May 2020. (Photo by Giannis Alexopoulos/NurPhoto via Getty Images)
Life

As the lockdown eases, friends and family aren’t the priority they should be

The guidance over when we might next get to see our loved ones is maddeningly vague.

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Anna Brech
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Life

This very simple trick will make big life decisions easier for you

Learn the difference between noisy and quiet decisions, and why it's quite so powerful.

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Anna Brech
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Life

You can now take a course in contentment from the happiest country on Earth

The course, made up of a series of 60-minute happiness classes, is open to everyone online.

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Kayleigh Dray
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Life

The unexpected secret to feeling happier in times of uncertainty

Evoking this emotion can help anchor you when you're feeling adrift.

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Anna Brech
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Happiness in lockdown
Life

The secret to finding happiness in the age of Covid-19, according to a wellbeing professor

Professor Laurie Santos – the woman behind The Science of Wellbeing – has revealed her advice for getting through this coronavirus lockdown.

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Kayleigh Dray
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Fashion

5 items of clothing that make us happy right now

From coloured joggers to crisp cotton tees

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Hollie Richardson
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How does the rain affect your mood during lockdown?

Stylist writers share their different reactions to the change in weather.

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Life

Belief, love, work: three pillars of a happy life to rethink under lockdown

Now could be the time to reflect on the things that really matter to you.

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Anna Brech
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Life

The little things bringing us joy during lockdown, according to the Stylist team

Because sometimes it’s the small things that really make a difference.

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Lauren Geall
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People

Fearne Cotton is taking this simple approach to quarantine dressing to lift her mood

Have you been wearing the same leggings for a week?

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Hollie Richardson
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Fashion

Good news: wearing these colours can help you feel happier

This happiness hack starts with your wardrobe.

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Lara Faye
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Life

The scientific reason why helping others makes you feel so good

Looking to boost your mood and make a difference? You’ve come to the right place.

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Hannah-Rose Yee
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Careers

Women are more likely to fake being happy at work – here’s why that’s a problem

Have you ever “put on a brave face” at work in order to avoid judgement?

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Lauren Geall
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Kayleigh Dray
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Katy Perry shares home truth about her relationship with Orlando Bloom

The singer has no time for unattainable #couplegoals.

A happy woman at work
Life

Hate your job? Here’s how to make those long days a lot easier

Overcome those feelings of dread with this simple escape tactic.

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Anna Brech
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