Tag Archive: happiness

Jan 17

Little Things that Promote Big Smiles

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What makes you smile?  There are probably several things that come to mind, and you’re probably smiling right now just thinking about them.  Smiling makes us happy, and it can help get you out of a bad depression and turn your day around.  Need to smile?  Here are some little things that might make you …

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Jul 17

Put a Smile on Someone’s Face Today

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There are many different ways to make someone smile.  Doing so can also make you feel great about yourself, plus it helps forge a stronger relationship between you and the other person.  If you’re looking for a few easy ways to make someone smile, here they are! Tell someone they look nice. If you see …

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Mar 22

Making Someone Smile

We’ve all been there: the bad day.  The alarm didn’t go off, there was a traffic jam on the way to work, the boss was in a bad mood, a deadline suddenly moved from next week to tomorrow…you know how it goes.  But then someone does something to make you smile, and the stress melts …

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Sep 08

Show Your Grandparents a Good Time in KC

National Grandparents Day is Sunday, September 12, and it’s a great day to show your grandparents a good time in Kansas City.  Here are just a few ways you can let your grandparents know just how much you care about them. Many people take their grandparents out to eat.  There are many great restaurants in …

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Aug 10

Romance and the Magic of Flowers

There are many different things that are considered romantic.  One of the things people often think of when asked to name something romantic is a bouquet of flowers, especially red roses.  When it comes to planning a romantic date or dinner, flowers are almost always a must.  The magic of flowers can turn any event …

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Jul 27

Staying Cool in the Summer Heat – Make Your Patio a Cool Oasis

It’s difficult to stay cool in the oppressive summer heat, but you can do some things to help turn your patio into a nice, cool oasis.  That way, you can enjoy your beautiful backyard in the evenings while watching the stars come out or while enjoying a nice dinner with friends. To create your cool …

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Jul 20

Lift a Dark Mood with Flower Therapy

Everyone gets in a dark mood from time to time.  Sometimes it’s a result of things going wrong.  Other times we just seem to wake up on the wrong side of the bed.  Whatever the reason, it’s always nice to get cheered up.  We can even cheer ourselves up, and one of the ways of …

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Jul 13

How to Plan an Indoor Picnic

While a romantic picnic outdoors is certainly nice, sometimes the weather doesn’t permit it.  Other times, the bugs are just too much.  However, a nice alternative is an indoor picnic, especially for those who aren’t exactly the outdoors types. Planning an indoor picnic is easy.  First, select the location.  You can push the furniture out …

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Jul 06

The Lost Art of Romance

Some people say romance is dead.  But is it really?  Perhaps it’s not dead but it has simply changed form.  However, if you bring back the lost art of romance as it once was, you’ll find that you can impress your significant other like nothing else. The first part of the lost art of romance …

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Jun 22

Summer Flowers & Entertaining Outdoors

Summer is the perfect time for outdoor entertaining.  Whether you’re just having a few friends over or hosting an outdoor party for your entire family, getting out of the house and enjoying an evening outside can be a great change of pace.  Of course, you do have to do a little planning before hosting an …

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