Traffic, queues, crowds, noise, bustle, hustle and rush – in this ever-busier world it can be difficult to find time to catch breath, let alone pause for any meaningful reflection. This is why, more than ever before, it’s important we take our feet off the pedals occasionally and enjoy moments of calm among the chaos. Here are some books to help you achieve mindfulness and find happiness in the everyday.
From the Norwegian explorer, a stunning meditation on the power of silence and how to shut out the world.
An internationally acclaimed psychologist makes the surprising case that pain, difficulty and risk are necessary to achieve happiness.
Clear your path to success and wellbeing.
2014 offered The life-changing magic of tidying 2016 surrounded us with hygge In 2017, we’ll discover our ikigai… Ikigai – the Japanese secret to a long and happy life from the world’s longest living people.
A practical guide to what makes us happy from the CEO of the Happiness Research Institute in Copenhagen and bestselling author of The Little Book of Hygge.
Lagom: balance, harmony, beauty and sufficiency
The Little Book of Hygge will give you practical steps and tips to become more hygge: how to pick the right lighting, organise a dinner party and even how to dress hygge, all backed up by Meik's years' of research at the Happiness Research Institute in Copenhagen.
This is your life. Do what is essential to make it the best with these twenty achievable tips.