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Happier with Gretchen Rubin

Latest Episodes

Ep. 314: Re-Engage with Your Resolutions, A Hack for Helping People to Give Gifts, an Outdoors Demerit, and Why Humor Is Such a Powerful Tool at Work and in Life.

February 24, 2021 - 36:60
We talk about the 21 strategies that can help us re-engage with our resolutions, discuss a hack about helping people to give gifts (to...

Little Happier: How a Loose Piece of Popcorn in a Museum Inspired a Masterpiece

February 22, 2021 - 02:32
The brilliant children’s book From the Mixed-up Files of Mrs. Basil E. Frankweiler was inspired when writer E. L. Konigsburg spotted a...

Ep. 313: Help People Not Disappoint You, a Hack for Reading More, a Talk with Deepa Iyer about Different Roles to Play in Social Change

February 17, 2021 - 30:18
We talk about how and why it’s a good idea to help people not disappoint us, share a reader suggestion about how to read more, and Deepa...

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

Ep. 314: Re-Engage with Your Resolutions, A Hack for Helping People to Give Gifts, an Outdoors Demerit, and Why Humor Is Such a Powerful Tool at Work and in Life.

February 24, 2021 - 36:60
We talk about the 21 strategies that can help us re-engage with our resolutions, discuss a hack about helping people to give gifts (to...

Little Happier: How a Loose Piece of Popcorn in a Museum Inspired a Masterpiece

February 22, 2021 - 02:32
The brilliant children’s book From the Mixed-up Files of Mrs. Basil E. Frankweiler was inspired when writer E. L. Konigsburg spotted a...

Ep. 313: Help People Not Disappoint You, a Hack for Reading More, a Talk with Deepa Iyer about Different Roles to Play in Social Change

February 17, 2021 - 30:18
We talk about how and why it’s a good idea to help people not disappoint us, share a reader suggestion about how to read more, and Deepa...

Little Happier: It’s a Lot of Work to Make Friendly Gestures, But We All Have to Try.

February 15, 2021 - 01:06
Whenever I think about the work that it takes to try to be friendly, I remember a funny story from my daughter’s childhood.Get in touch:...

Ep. 312: Confront a Clutter-Related Conflict, a Hack for Having Fun, and Using the Four Tendencies Framework to Get Chores Done

February 10, 2021 - 31:17
We discuss why you might confront a clutter-related conflict, how to use the Four Tendencies personality framework to help tackle...

Little Happier: A Beautiful Image: A Cabin in the Woods, with Flowers Growing Close to Its Walls

February 8, 2021 - 01:33
I’m haunted by an image from Erling Kagg’s book Walking One Step at a Time, when he describes a cabin in the wood where the owner had...