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Happier with Gretchen Rubin

Latest Episodes

Little Happier: Sometimes, To Do a Simple Thing We Must Make a Huge Change.

September 21, 2020 - 02:31
The Oracle of Delphi told the people of Delos that they’d cure their present ills if they doubled the altar—because to double the altar,...

Ep. 291: Get Out of Your Storage Unit, a Hack for Reducing Unwanted Talk, and a Conversation about Relationships with Esther Perel

September 16, 2020 - 35:00
We talk about the benefits of getting out of a storage unit; we talk to relationship expert Esther Perel about love and work; and...

Little Happier: When Do We Tell Other People What We Think They Should Do? Two Beautiful Examples.

September 14, 2020 - 05:12
In Mark Salzman’s memoir “The Man in the Empty Boat,” he gives not just one, but two, examples of times when one person is able...

About The Show

Gretchen Rubin is HAPPIER, and she wants you to be happier too. The #1 bestselling author of The Happiness Project and Better Than Before gets more personal than ever as she brings her practical, manageable advice about happiness and good habits to this lively, thought-provoking podcast. Gretchen’s cohost and guinea pig is her younger sister, Elizabeth Craft, a TV writer and producer living in Los Angeles, who (lovingly) refers to Gretchen as her happiness bully. Part of the Cadence13 Network.

More Episodes

Little Happier: Sometimes, To Do a Simple Thing We Must Make a Huge Change.

September 21, 2020 - 02:31
The Oracle of Delphi told the people of Delos that they’d cure their present ills if they doubled the altar—because to double the altar,...

Ep. 291: Get Out of Your Storage Unit, a Hack for Reducing Unwanted Talk, and a Conversation about Relationships with Esther Perel

September 16, 2020 - 35:00
We talk about the benefits of getting out of a storage unit; we talk to relationship expert Esther Perel about love and work; and...

Little Happier: When Do We Tell Other People What We Think They Should Do? Two Beautiful Examples.

September 14, 2020 - 05:12
In Mark Salzman’s memoir “The Man in the Empty Boat,” he gives not just one, but two, examples of times when one person is able...

Ep. 290: Very Special Episode: An Extravaganza of Hacks! Hacks for Relationships, Productivity, Pandemic, Clutter, Travel, and More

September 9, 2020 - 30:18
In this Very Special Episode, we present an extravaganza of listeners’ simple, concrete hacks that can help us make our lives happier,...

Little Happier: Trevor Noah: “We Tell People to Follow Their Dreams, But You Can Only Dream of What You Can Imagine.”

September 7, 2020 - 02:23
In his terrific memoir “Born a Crime,” Trevor Noah notes that “you can only dream of what you can imagine,” and tells the story of how...

Ep. 289: Ask Yourself, “Do I Already Own This?” How to Feel Better in Just Five Minutes with Dr. Rangan Chatterjee, and Our Next Book Club Choice

September 2, 2020 - 33:53
We discuss why it’s helpful to ask, “Do I already own this?” We also talk to Dr. Rangan Chatterjee about his new book, “Feel Better in...