We asked some of the happiest folks we know to tell us their secret.

Tawanna Marsh | Author & Entrepreneur

Having peace of mind makes me happy. When I am at peace I naturally release positive energy that becomes contagious to others in my sphere of influence. That positive energy becomes everything! There are a few things that magnify my peace of mind. At the top of the list is living in the moment, and letting go of things I can’t do anything about. Living in the moment and letting go frees the mind to function at higher dimensions. Ah yes, that’s it, that’s the stuff. Read more>>

Carleen Kirksey | Creator of Austin Nature Works

The pandemic has really given us all this unique opportunity to examine what is working and what isn’t working in our lives. I’ve been thinking quite a bit about how I can incorporate more of what truly makes me joyful. For me it’s being in nature. I’ve been hiking and camping more than ever. Mostly because it’s one of the few safe things we can do right now. But, also because my anxiety and stress levels are cut in half out in the hills. Read more>>

Jordan Petty | Blogger & Business Owner

The things that bring me the most joy in life are what excites me and motivates me. I could be having a terrible day and all I have to do is incorporate just one of things and my mood instantly shifts!! Family walks with our golden retriever, listening to music, working out- pilates, running, walks with baby in the stroller, anything creative, being outdoors, traveling. I could go on! It’s amazing how the smallest things can brighten your day and change your whole vibe. Read more>>