Gretchen Rubin

Video: Find Some Fun. You’ll Be Happier.

2010 Happiness Challenge: For those of you following the 2010 Happiness Project Challenge, to make 2010 a happier year – and even if you haven’t officially signed up for the challenge -- last month's theme was Eternity, and last week's resolution was to Put your values into action in your everyday life. Did you try to follow that resolution? Did it help to boost your happiness?

This month's theme is Fun, and this week’s resolution is to Find some fun (which can be surprisingly challenging). This resolution reminds me of one of my favorite Secrets of Adulthood: Just because something is fun for someone else doesn't mean it's fun for me -- and vice versa.

If you want to read more about this resolution, check out…
Why is it hard to know why you find fun?
Why it's important -- even selfless -- to have fun.
Make sure the "fun" is fun for YOU.

How about you? What do you find fun? What did you find fun as a ten-year-old -- does that relate to what you find fun now?

If you're new, here’s information on the 2010 Happiness Challenge (or watch the intro video). It’s never too late to start! You’re not behind, jump in right now, sign up here. For more ideas, check out the Happiness Project site on Woman’s Day.

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