Essential Reads: Editor's Picks

Happiness Blogs

  • Ryan T. Howell, Ph.D.

    Can't Buy Happiness?

    Money, personality, and well-being
  • Peter Lambrou, Ph.D.

    Codes to Joy

    Unlocking your natural states of happiness
  • Todd Kashdan


    Discovering and creating a life that matters.
  • Clive Wynne, Ph.D.

    Dogs and Their People

    The human-canine connection
  • Ethical Wisdom

    The examined life.
  • Feeling It

    Emotional expertise for happiness and success
  • Jamie Long, Psy.D.

    Finding Cloud9

    Musings on discovering happiness
  • Michelle McQuaid

    From Functioning to Flourishing

    Tested, practical strategies for health, happiness, and success at work
  • Paul Dolan Ph.D.,

    Happiness by Design

    Increasing Personal Happiness by Changing What You Do, Not How You Think
  • Alex Lickerman, M.D.

    Happiness in this World

    Reflections of a Buddhist physician
  • Jaime Kurtz, Ph.D.

    Happy Trails

    Applying positivity to your travel and leisure
  • Sonja Lyubomirsky

    How of Happiness

    The scientific pursuit of happiness
  • Juliana Breines

    In Love and War

    Rethinking the way we treat ourselves.
  • Thomas Larson

    Mysteries of the Heart

    Learning From Heart Disease
  • Christine Carter

    Raising Happiness

    In Pursuit of Joyful Kids and Happier Parents
  • Robert Biswas-Diener

    Significant Results

    Using research findings to tell a more positive story.
  • Surprise!

    Embrace the unpredictable and create the unexpected
  • The Blame Game

    The complete guide to blaming: How to play and how to quit.
  • Diana Raab

    The Empowerment Diary

    How to gain control of your life and live life to the fullest
  • The Guest Room

    Reports and responses from guest bloggers.
  • Gretchen Rubin

    The Happiness Project

    A chronicle of my attempts to test-drive every tip, principle and scientific study that promotes happiness
  • The Happiness Rx

    Cultivating strengths for life
  • The Path to Passionate Happiness

    Insights from Positive Psychology
  • Adoree Durayappah


    Living the best life ever.
  • Elisha Goldstein

    Uncovering Happiness

    Overcoming depression with mindfulness and self-compassion
  • Erin Olivo, Ph.D.

    Wise Mind Living

    Learn to master your emotions, manage your stress, and achieve your goals
  • Ariel Gore

    Women and Happiness

    The history, science, and experiences of women and personal fulfillment.
  • Loretta Graziano Breuning, Ph.D.

    Your Neurochemical Self

    Getting real with a 200-million-year-old brain

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