Things That Instantly Put Us In A Better Mood

What little thing makes you instantly happy?

Most days, we’re just trying to survive.  You’re already exhausted by 9am after getting the kids up, fed , lunches made and ready for school.  So when a little simple thing comes your way and makes you smile- treasure it; because it doesn’t happen very often.


A new survey by the US Highbush Blueberry Council found the top 10 things that instantly put us in a better mood. They are:


1.  Finding money in your pocket you didn’t now you had, 58% say it helps.


2.  Being able to sleep in with no alarm, 55%.


3.  Lying in bed listening to the rain, 51%.


4.  Someone doing a nice, small thing for you, 49%.


5.  Petting a dog, 48%.


6.  Doing a nice, small thing for someone else, 47%.


7.  Realizing it’s a sunny day, 46%.


8.  Taking a long, hot shower, 44%.


9.  Getting a long hug, 42%.


10.  Seeing a friend you haven’t seen in a long time, 42%.