The Happyness Project – Aug 11th

Preface :

A few days back, during lunch time; I was listening to a wonderful TEDx talk about how we as humans have the natural tendency to look at the negatives and getting stuck in them. It was quite true and the speaker Miss Alison offered a simple technique on training to focus our mind on the positives in life – a gratitude journal or thinking of what made us happy that day !

Life is indeed cyclical and so are our days. During a day, we experience several highs and lows. I have tried to start a project for myself, where in I list down at least 5 things/ people/ incidents which made my day a “Happy” day and I’ve decided to call it “The Happyness Project (THP)”. Starting August 2nd, each day I will post a short synopsis of what made me happy that day and let the people behind that moment know that I treasure that moment. So, essentially; it is happyness, gratitude & thankfulness all practiced together. These posts will not be pinned to my blog home page but will be published under the menu “The Happyness Project”.

Today was a happy busy day, because :

  • Late lazy mornings, today being a weekend; I get to snuggle in my blankets 😀

  • ‘Heartbeat’ game which acts as my wake up call, courtesy Vatsal  😛

  • Healthy cum favorite lunch menu – Veg Rava Uttapam (with tomatoes, carrots, onions, green chillies, ginger, garlic, sweet corn & bell pepper) & coconut chutney 🙂

  • Made birthday card for Tirth Mehta’s 1st birthday ! Card making is one of my most favorite things in the world 🙂
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Tirth’s birthdayy card 🙂

  • Birthday wishes to my friend cum ex colleague Rachita – I found old snaps of her  on my phone & posted them on FB to remind her of our crazy days @ RCP. And, I think it made her smile 🙂 Miss you, Rachita !

HappyBdayRachita


  • Snaps clicked at Tirth’s birthday bash with my favorite brothers

    Party
    With Raju Bhai & Hetal Bhabhi

    WithVatsal
    With my brother, Vatsal

  • Keeping up the 11K streak 🙂 🙂 #yeyyyy

  • Play Date with a 5 year old Angel – Tithi Mehta ❤ Never knew that a simple thing like a balloon can give a kid so much happiness when you play with them. Kids truly are the best teachers. They teach us with their innocence that a little is all you need to be so much happy ! Thank you, Tithi for making me your friend 🙂
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15 thoughts on “The Happyness Project – Aug 11th

  1. Happy 11th
    From
    The
    12th..
    Lovely
    Photos..
    And Hello
    Again HiMaLi..
    Riding the Tour
    Bus Home in the
    Grey Evening Rain..
    But Sunshine
    Within and
    Happy with
    HiMaLi
    Online
    No
    Matter
    Time.. Distance
    Space and or Place..
    AlWays Nice to
    See your
    Story
    And
    Face NoW..:)

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    • Thanks a lot for stopping by and leaving your encouraging comment, Rachita ❤ You are the sweetest and kindest. Wish you and fantastic year ahead ! Lots of love, prayers and Hugs 💖

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