Happy

These Were Canada's Most Downloaded Songs, Albums In 2014

The Huffington Post Canada | Joshua Ostroff | Posted 12.10.2014 | Canada Music

According to iTunes Canada, 2013 had a great year in 2014. Yes, Taylor Swift came out of the gate late and still claimed the top spot on the album...

Buying Less Stuff Can Actually Make You More Happy

Carl Duivenvoorden | Posted 11.26.2014 | Canada Living
Carl Duivenvoorden

Most people who follow these simple steps soon discover they can live on much less. They turn away from consumerism, and lead happier, more focussed lives. They stop being human doings and once again become human beings. Some even discover financial independence. Equally important, their impact on the planet is dramatically reduced. Win, win, win.

When Is Hanukkah This Year?

The Huffington Post Canada | Jesse Ferreras | Posted 11.10.2014 | Canada Living

When is Hanukkah happening this year? From the evening of Dec. 16 to 24, 2014. What is celebrated during Hanukkah? It's a Jewish fest...

Why Is Happiness a Crime in Iran?

Murtaza Haider | Posted 11.24.2014 | Canada Politics
Murtaza Haider

Seven Iranian students have received a suspended sentence of up to 12 months and 91 lashes each. Their crime: they recorded a video signing Pharrell Williams' song, Happy. A huge disconnect is obvious in Iran and Saudi Arabia where, in the name of Islam, varying degrees of orthodoxy is being enforced on the masses.

20 Tips For Living A Better Life

Adrian Wesley | Posted 10.12.2014 | Canada British Columbia
Adrian Wesley

I sat down this morning to write out the top 20 things I have learned in my life so far, but after writing down four items, I started to cry deep, intense tears. I released the emotion and it felt amazing. Writing this blog reminded me of the pain and suffering I had endured to awaken to this wisdom. This is my gift to you. Here are my top 20 tips for living a better life.

Yes, Eating Cheese Makes People Happy, But Saying 'Cheese' Will Make You Happier

AFP/Relaxnews | Posted 07.02.2014 | Canada Living

That voices betray emotions by means of their tone is as old as human history, but new groundbreaking research now pinpoints the two-way correlation b...

Canadian Politicians, Olympians Dance To 'Happy'

CBC | Posted 08.23.2014 | Canada Music

Canadian Olympians are grooving with Calgary Mayor Naheed Nenshi and Liberal Leader Justin Trudeau in a tribute video to Pharrell Williams’ hit song...

25 Best Movie Songs Ever (23 Of Which Aren't 'Happy' Or 'Let It Go')

HuffPost Canada Music | Posted 05.16.2014 | Canada Music

Movies have produced some of the most popular songs ever. Just consider "Happy" from "Despicable Me 2" and "Let It Go" from "Frozen," both of which re...

Edmonton Mayor Busts A Move To 'Happy'

The Huffington Post Alberta | Posted 05.12.2014 | Canada Alberta

Let it never be said that Edmonton's mayor can't dance. Don Iveson stands out among several Edmontonians who busted a move as part of a music video...

Not a Cat Person

Beverley Golden | Posted 07.12.2014 | Canada
Beverley Golden

When my brother Niel and I were young, we begged our parents for a dog. After finally wearing them down, they said "yes" and my lifelong love affair w...

And The Oscar For Best Song Goes To...

HuffPost Canada Music | Joshua Ostroff | Posted 03.03.2014 | Canada Music

"Let It Go," the viral phenomenon from Disney smash "Frozen," won the Oscars best original song, beating out by U2's"Ordinary Love," indie powerhouse ...

Success Follows Happiness, Not the Other Way Around

John Izzo | Posted 10.03.2012 | Canada Business
John Izzo

Did you know you can actually train yourself to be happy? Happy and fully engaged leaders are important in the workplace, but it's just as vital for them to help their team learn how to get engaged with their own work. In this competitive, ever-changing and highly demanding business environment, more personal happiness might just be the big competitive advantage you've been looking for.

Why Find a Cure When the Search is So Darn Lucrative?

Meghan Telpner | Posted 09.03.2012 | Canada
Meghan Telpner

Last week I had the pleasure of attending the Canadian Breast Cancer Foundation's 10th annual Cook For The Cure. I am all for getting into the spirit of things but it gets a bit trickier when the very foods being served are known contributors to the development of the disease (remember the deep fried Twinkies for Crohn's Disease?).

'It's Easy To Be Happy': An Interview With Iman

The Huffington Post Canada | Chris Jancelewicz | Posted 12.04.2011 | Canada Style

Who says things slow down after 50? Iman is an international fashion icon, a mother to two daughters, the creator of Iman Cosmetics, a philanthropist ...

How Happy Are You? This Test Will Tell You

The Huffington Post Canada | Sarah Treleaven | Posted 10.05.2011 | Canada Living

Have you ever wondered whether you're truly unhappy with life? Now's your chance to find out. After writing his book, "Thrive: Exploring Happiness the...