Each week, I post a video about some Pigeon of Discontent raised by a reader. Because, as much as we try to find the Bluebird of Happiness, we’re also plagued by those small but pesky Pigeons of Discontent.
This week’s Pigeon of Discontent, suggested by a reader, is: "My commute." I realize that my suggested resolution is very, perhaps oddly, specific.
Note the moon mosaic artwork by my daughter in the background.
And do you agree with the bonus resolution that I suggest? It's funny to me how many people have raised this issue as a Pigeon of Discontent.
If you want to read more about this resolution, check out…
Identify the problem. (This sounds so obvious, but it's surprisingly hard to do, and extremely effective.)
You can post your own Pigeon of Discontent at any time; also, from time to time, I’ll make a special call for suggestions.
Happier at Home came out last week. Want to win a free copy? I’m giving away one book each day until publication.
One Last Thing
Interested in happiness, habits, and human nature?
Sign up to get my free weekly newsletter. I share ideas for being happier, healthier, more productive, and more creative.
Dive into The Blog
More Posts For You
Find out if you’re an Upholder, Obliger, Questioner, or a Rebel.
The Four Tendencies explain why we act and why we don’t act. Our Tendency shapes every aspect of our behavior, so understanding your Tendency lets us make better decisions, meet deadlines, suffer less stress and burnout, and engage more effectively.