Live life to the fullest and feel your best by making the smallest of changes in your life. Life is too short to be anything but happy. Take a look at these 10 simple ways to be happier.

1. Spread Good Cheer

First things first, Be kind to others. Happiness is contagious. Smile and inspire others to spread the same kind of good cheer and inspiring energy. Sharing a smile with a stranger goes a long way in making the world a better place.

Happy Senior Photo Credit: DGLimages (iStock).

Photo Credit: DGLimages (iStock).

2. Get Your Beauty Sleep

Quality sleep is important. Getting a good night of rest will leave you feeling refreshed and energized in the morning. If you’re having trouble sleeping, try reading or drinking hot tea before bed.

3. Count Your Blessings

Too often, we get wrapped in our daily lives and forget to be thankful. After all, It’s the little things in life right? So, start appreciating your life a little more. There’s no better pathway to happiness than gratitude.

4. Eat Breakfast

Start your day off right with a nutritious and hearty breakfast. Eating a good breakfast accompanied with a fresh cup of coffee can make all the difference in a happier and positive day. Set the tone from the moment you wake up.

Breakfast Photo Credit: Rubleva Elena (iStock).

Photo Credit: Rubleva Elena (iStock).

5. Put Your Phone Down

Silence your smartphone for a few hours a night. This will help you wind down in the evenings and really take time to reflect on your day. Take time to clear your mind and free yourself from digital distractions, it really does go a long way in living life to the very fullest.

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6. Wake Up Early

Stop pressing that snooze button every morning. Push yourself to wake up early and you’ll be surprised how much more productive you can be throughout your day.

7. Read More Books

Read a good book to be happier. Reading fills the soul with knowledge, imagination, and delightful charm! Whether it’s fiction or non-fiction, the more you read the happier and more fulfilled you will start to feel.

Read Photo Credit: Yumi mini (iStock).

Photo Credit: Yumi mini (iStock).

8. Keep Learning

Keep learning and inspire a happier lifestyle. Don’t be afraid to try something new. One of the best things about life is that we never have to stop learning.

9. Prioritize Self-Care

Don’t forget to make time for yourself. Whether it’s buying a coffee or going for a short walk, do at least one thing every single day for you. Put yourself first and you will change your life completely!

10. Celebrate Success

Boost your confidence by celebrating your achievements. When you celebrate success, you’ll be more likely to push the limits and go after greater goals.