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Looking Ahead at 2015
January 2, 2015 – 4:31 pm | One Comment
Celebrating New Years

Twenty-one authors offer suggestions for living a full and meaningful 2015.

Looking for Some Last-Minute Holiday Gift Ideas?
December 19, 2014 – 12:09 pm | 5 Comments
Christmas morning

The holiday gift giving scene is upon us. Perhaps some of the suggestions here will give fresh ideas about giving gifts that show love and build well-being.

TODAY is International Happiness Day!
March 20, 2014 – 8:40 am | One Comment

TODAY, March 20, is International Happiness Day.
What does that mean?

You can watch 19 happiness and research-related videos for free.  Today is the day for the vitual miniconference of interviews and presentations by speakers who …

Welcome to 2014 (Update)
January 2, 2014 – 1:52 pm | One Comment
   New Years Fireworks

This is another PPND tradition: to collect suggestions from authors about ways to start the New Year. Our authors have written about building habits, starting rituals, starting small and building on, goals, satisficing, moving to action quickly, and other approaches to making year-round healthy changes stick.

What to Give? Holiday Gift Ideas from PPND 2013
December 16, 2013 – 1:10 pm | 2 Comments
Scrabble tiles

We’ve had a tradition for several years now of presenting ideas for gifts for the holiday season. We’re a little late this year, but many of our gift ideas don’t require anything more than a card or piece of paper to make a promise. Besides, gift ideas are useful around the year for birthdays and other celebrations.

Starting 2013
January 4, 2013 – 11:03 am | 3 Comments

For this last in our holiday season series, we asked our authors and friends the following question: “What research-based advice do you have for the new year? Tips to keep in mind? Or tips that you learned from research that you yourself apply? Here’s what we heard back.

December 21, 2012 – 2:45 pm | 2 Comments
P is for Positive Emotion

P is for Positive Emotion, E is for Engagement, R is for Relationships, M is for Meaning, and A is for Accomplishment. Using Martin Seligman’s alphabet of well-being, we bring you a set of ideas from our authors for flourishing during the holidays and beyond.

Gift Ideas for the 2012 Holiday Season
December 13, 2012 – 11:19 am | 3 Comments
Reach for a book!

Looking for gift ideas for this holiday season? We asked authors and friends to share gift ideas, not just of books as we’ve provided in earlier years, but also of movies and music and experiences.

You Mattered, Chris
October 10, 2012 – 2:07 pm | 54 Comments

Christopher Peterson died yesterday. We’ve been touched by the shock wave going through the world-wide community surrounding his generous and productive life. Resilient people get comfort by remembering. So let’s share our memories to keep the picture of Chris vivid in our minds.

Celebrating our 1000th Article
June 11, 2012 – 2:13 pm | 15 Comments
1000 Windows

This is the 1,000th article published on Positive Psychology News Daily.

Here we express our thanks to authors, researchers, twitterers, commenters, practitioners — all who have made PPND a vibrant exchange for more than 5 years. We celebrate this occasion with 2 drawings for books by PPND authors.

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