9 youthful activities to make you happier

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As we get older, it’s hard not to take yourself so seriously. This isn’t a surprise – I mean, bills, jobs, relationships, responsibilities – they can make it difficult to maintain the care-free sensibilities you had as a child. Sometimes, life’s stresses pile up. Sometimes, it’s hard to relax. Sometimes, it’s just not possible to “take it easy.”

Here is a list of some of my favourite pre-adulthood things that I like to indulge in every once in a while to channel my inner child. Give a few a try – maybe they’ll help make life feel more manageable? If not, at least you’ll have a little bit of fun! Continue reading

stress relief in uncertain times

stress-relief-in-uncertain-times | alltheamusement.comI’ll be the first to admit that I’m not good at dealing with emotional stress. I mean, I’m really not good at it. Unlike my ability to thrive when working under pressure, emotional stress is a whole other beast that I still haven’t figured out how to tame. But this week, I’m hoping that with some active preparation, I’ll be able to hold myself together. Continue reading