Shift to the Positive

Bring more happiness and positivity into your life. Make it a regular practice to build on the positive aspects of your experiences, while reducing negative thoughts. According to scientists who study positive psychology and happiness, there are a variety of techniques to help you shift to the positive. These include imagining our best possible self, making a list of things we’re grateful for, and bringing to mind people who give meaning and happiness to your life.

With this in mind, another important way to shift to the positive is to provide compassion and kindness to others. Helping to make others happy yields a tremendous reward in making yourself happy. So be generous in both deeds and spirit. And with regular practice, you’ll soon embody these positive qualities and move towards a healthier, more uplifting outlook.

This Monday, Rejuvenate with Better Sleep

Not sleeping enough? You’re not alone. 1 in 3 people do not get enough sleep. Rejuvenate this Monday with fresh techniques and strategies to put some z’s on your pillow.

This Monday, Uncover an Iceberg: Look Beneath the Surface of Your Anger

Things aren’t always as they seem, right? Make Monday about discovering what’s really going on when we lose our cool and get angry.

This Monday, Tackle Stress with Gratitude

Power up your Monday with positivity by cultivating gratitude. You’ll experience more well-being, less fatigue, and a brighter outlook.

This Monday, take a moment to find your calmest self.

Want a successful and enjoyable tactic for keeping calm when things are stressful? Take a moment to return to your center this Monday by visualizing a stress-free, happy place.

Place Your Goals within Reach — and Your Stress Far Away

Monday is for taking a fresh approach to re-imagining your future. If you’ve been feeling stressed, take a moment to see a different outcome.

Forgiveness

If you’ve been holding in a lot of anger after someone hurt you, you might be hurting yourself even more. Stress caused by being mad at someone or holding a grudge can have an effect on physical health. One way to alleviate those symptoms is to practice forgiveness. This Monday, resolve to relieve yourself of a stressful burden and learn to forgive.

Extend Out and Spread the Warmth in Your Daily Interactions

This Monday, learn how to practice your compassion and spread the love and positivity you receive from your mother, father, and loved ones to everyone you meet.

This Monday, Take in the Earth’s Natural Sights and Let Stress Disappear

Our first family portrait is the Blue Marble, the first picture of Earth ever taken from space. It gives you a child-like rush of curiosity and awe when you see it the first time. Take this Monday to reconnect to this feeling and celebrate Earth Day.

Uncommon Ways to Improve Your Moody Mondays

Feeling moody this Monday? Sometimes moods are hard to shake. They can linger like fog and make it hard to see your way.  Use this Monday to pivot towards the positive. Here are four unique ways to let the sun shine through.

Stress Awareness Month: Start Your Monday and Your Month Fresh!

This time of year, many of us are happy to shed our cold weather gear for something lighter and go outside. If your outlook needs some lightening up, this Monday is the perfect time for a refresh! You can use every Monday to kickstart a positive outlook and keep yourself on a path towards contentment.