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Practicing happiness

To some people, happiness comes naturally, but if it doesn't for you here are some things you can do to raise your happiness level:

  • Achieve the goals you want to achieve
  • Learn how to be in the present moment and let yourself enjoy the things you enjoy doing
  • Practice gratitude towards yourself and the other areas in your life
  • Be mindful of your thoughts and behavior, negativity only leads to more negativity. Don't let your intrusive thoughts take over you.

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