Mind Cafe
Published in

Mind Cafe

Five Little Thoughts to Make You Carefree Like a 5-Year-Old

Don’t overcomplicate happiness.

A happy 5-year-old girl with a smile
Image by Ekaterina Kartushina on Unsplash

We create an enigma out of happiness. We think it needs to be stunning and shiny like JLo’s sparkly concert outfits. That we need special tools to reach it from far away. But happiness is a habit, a set of thoughts. Life is not an easy ride and we need this ability to spot beauty along the way.




Relaxed, inspiring essays about happiness.

Recommended from Medium

Routine Rebel

Psychology Explains Why People Are Struggling to Care Now

The Magic Touch

Jumping over your own shadow

Sand tunnel by the beach

35 simple steps to live happily

Can your dog predict your every move? — Unleashed Pawtential

Get the Medium app

A button that says 'Download on the App Store', and if clicked it will lead you to the iOS App store
A button that says 'Get it on, Google Play', and if clicked it will lead you to the Google Play store
Maria Milojković, MA

Maria Milojković, MA

Serbian translator | Life is unpredictable but rewarding. Create, it will save you | Get my digest on what makes life worth living👉 https://bit.ly/3HxwfQP

More from Medium

3 Lessons I Learned From My Big Sister That Totally Changed the Way I See Life

Never Let Your Memories Be Greater Than Your Dreams

The Best Parenting Advice I Can Offer

How to people please without losing our true selves