• Joanna Mueller

6 Degrees of Gratitude: A Surprisingly Easy Trick to Boost Your Outlook and Improve Your Mood

Hint: The eggs aren’t the problem.


I’m the first to admit it — I have a problem. No, no, it’s not any of the typical things that automatically come to mind when someone confesses such a thing. Except for the occasional margarita on Taco Tuesday, I rarely drink. I’m afraid of a bad trip, so I’ve never done drugs. And okay, if taking a nap every day is a problem, then I have two problems. But I’m not letting go of the nap problem. So, no, my problem is none of these things. But, in a way, it’s kind of more insidious.

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