Thursday, February 25, 2010

Yet More Happiness Research

The blogs are a flurry with happiness research of late. Here is another link on how to make yourself happy.

The authors hypothesized that thinking about the absence of a positive event from one's life would improve affective states more than thinking about the presence of a positive event
So if you want to be happy, don't think about how you met the love of your life, think about what life would be like had you not met them.

Update: Penelope thinks she overemphasizes happiness and has decided to dump it as a topic for posting. However if you read her here, you might get happy.

Other things you didn't know about happiness research here.

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