Happy Hour: 6 Ways To Get An Instant Boost Of Happiness

Mood Boosters: 7 Ways To Get
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Are you feeling blue? Even though spring has officially begun, the lack of sunshine, constant cold and the ever-annoying winter flu are still in full effect in many parts of the country. Luckily, we’ve gathered six items that are sure to give you an instant mood boost. Have a look below.

1. Squishy Doughnut Slow Rising Stress Reliever Squeeze Toy

Mmmmmm….donut. Only, it’s not a donut; it’s a stress reliever in disguise. Made with environmentally friendly PU plastic, these stress balls come in a variety of different colors and look great on your desk.

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2. Physicians Formula Mood Boosting Blush

Sometimes all it takes to lighten your mood is a little makeover, and this mood boosting blush is the perfect tool to help set the tone. Hypoallergenic and paraben-free, this multi-colored blush compact is packed with plant extracts where are said to help promote happiness.

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3. Ghirardelli Chocolate Intense Dark Squares

Sometimes there’s no better mood booster than a nice snack, and Ghirardelli’s dark chocolate squares  really hit the spot. As a natural mood elevator, dark chocolate is packed with flavanols, which are proven to help you feel happier. Go ahead, you deserve it.

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4. JCNCE Aunt Merry Mokomoko Llama Alpaca Hug

Finally, a pillow that hugs you back! This adorbs alpaca pillow is made with extra comfy PP cotton and is 100% washable. You can also remove the fuzzy cloth, though he might get a little cold. Trust us, this is one pillow that looks as good as it feels.

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5. LES Labs Mood Boost

Packed with L-Tyrosine and L-Theanine, which help treat anxiety, these mood pills are sure to brighten your day. Plus, the stress-relieving herbal blend helps to promote tranquility without the use of harmful chemicals or outside substances.

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6. Champagne Bears & Bubbly Bears Gift Box Set

Seriously, who doesn’t love gummy bears? This elegant Champagne candy set features cute (and delicious) bears infused with the flavors of French champagne. Please your inner child with this grown-up gift set. This set makes a great gift, too.

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