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Podcast 230: Book Club: Lisa Brennan-Jobs on Growing Up as Steve Jobs’s Daughter in “Small Fry.”
Podcast 230

Podcast 230: Book Club: Lisa Brennan-Jobs on Growing Up as Steve Jobs’s Daughter in “Small Fry.”

For our second Happier Podcast Book Club, we talk to Lisa Brennan-Jobs about the role of family, love, and identity in her acclaimed memoir Small Fry.
Podcast 228: Make Your Own Art, Learn a Lesson from Mr. Rogers, and Be Aware of the Danger of “Excessive Reassurance-Seeking.”
Podcast 228

Podcast 228: Make Your Own Art, Learn a Lesson from Mr. Rogers, and Be Aware of the Danger of “Excessive Reassurance-Seeking.”

Make your own art, a lesson about managing transitions from Mr. Rogers, and dealing with the relationship challenge of “excessive reassurance-seeking.”
A Little Happier: Reading Isaac Mizrahi Taught Me About Myself
A Little Happier

A Little Happier: Reading Isaac Mizrahi Taught Me About Myself

Reading Isaac Mizrahi’s memoir I.M. helped me understand something about myself: my uncomfortable reaction to a work of art I admire.
A Little Happier: A Friend’s Description of Herself Reminded Me of Who I Am.
A Little Happier

A Little Happier: A Friend’s Description of Herself Reminded Me of Who I Am.

Sometimes, it’s other people who remind us of our deepest values, and the truest things about ourselves. I must read—but I needed a friend to remind me of that truth.
Podcast 212: Our First Happier Podcast Book Club Episode! With Dani Shapiro About Her Memoir “Inheritance.”
Podcast 212

Podcast 212: Our First Happier Podcast Book Club Episode! With Dani Shapiro About Her Memoir “Inheritance.”

This week is a milestone episode for us. It’s our first Happier Podcast Book Club episode. We talk to Dani Shapiro about her memoir: Inheritance: A Memoir of Genealogy, Paternity, and Love.
Podcast 209: Fourth Anniversary! Our Most Popular Try-This-at-Home Tips, Happiness Hacks & Favorite Moments.
Podcast 209

Podcast 209: Fourth Anniversary! Our Most Popular Try-This-at-Home Tips, Happiness Hacks & Favorite Moments.

It’s our fourth anniversary! We review our most popular Try-This-at-Home tips, Happiness Hacks, and favorite moments from the previous year.
Podcast 207: Why You Should Go to the Doctor, the Challenge of Decluttering a Household—and Announcing the First Choice for the Happier Book Club.
Podcast 207

Podcast 207: Why You Should Go to the Doctor, the Challenge of Decluttering a Household—and Announcing the First Choice for the Happier Book Club.

Why you should go to the doctor, meeting the challenge of decluttering a household—and announcing the first book for the Happiness Podcast Book Club.
Podcast 203: We Reveal our “19 for 2019 Lists,” Try the “1 Second Every Day” App to Hold On to Memories, and Gold Stars for 2018.
Podcast 203

Podcast 203: We Reveal our “19 for 2019 Lists,” Try the “1 Second Every Day” App to Hold On to Memories, and Gold Stars for 2018.

We reveal our "19 for 2019 lists," suggest the "1 Second Every Day" app for holding on to memories, and give gold stars for 2018.
Podcast 197: Plan to Read More in 2019, Make It Easier to Follow Complex Instructions, and What to Do When Someone Ignores the Key Bowl.
Podcast 197

Podcast 197: Plan to Read More in 2019, Make It Easier to Follow Complex Instructions, and What to Do When Someone Ignores the Key Bowl.

Plan to read more in 2019, how to make it easier to follow complex instructions, and what to do when your sweetheart won’t store keys in the key bowl.
Podcast 194: Make an Introduction, Using Accountability to Keep People Exercising, and the Challenge of Digital Information Hoarding.
Podcast 194

Podcast 194: Make an Introduction, Using Accountability to Keep People Exercising, and the Challenge of Digital Information Hoarding.

Make an introduction, accountability strategies to keep people exercising, and how to deal with digital information hoarding.
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