Tips on How to Enjoy Life a Little More

Sometimes we all feel as if our lives are slipping away and we are getting nothing out of them. It may feel that you are simply going through the motion, work, eat, sleep, repeat, and so on. Unfortunately, there are so many people in this boat. The fact of the matter is you need to work at getting more enjoyment out of life, at least at first. It may involve developing new habits and ways of thinking. However, once your hard work begins to pay off, you will feel so much better for it. So, let’s have a look at some ways to get more enjoyment out of life:

How to Enjoy Life


If you want more enjoyment, you have to start by training your brain. Human beings tend to dwell on the negative, and some people dwell on it a lot more than others. Happy people have a more positive mindset. If you want to stop concentrating on the negative, start by practicing gratitude. Write a list of things that you are truly happy about and that you are grateful for. These can be things that you are good at or things in your life. It doesn’t matter. Concentrate on the feeling that you get when you think about something good and try and hold onto it. In the morning, say out loud a few things that you are grateful for, and allow that good feeling to manifest. The more you practice this, the better you will get at it. 

Be Mindful

Being mindful includes things like meditation, but what it is about is controlling your thoughts and living more in the present moment. In a similar way to practicing gratitude, it is a way of training your brain not to focus on the negative. Mindfulness is all about learning to live in the present moment. it is about stopping the chatter and experiencing life. When you are in a downward mental spiral, step in and change what you are thinking about. Concentrate on the beauty of the sun coming in through the window or how good that water feels on your tongue. 


Laying is good for you. It makes you feel better, and it triggers healthy emotional changes in the body. Find reasons to laugh. See that friend that always sees the bright side that doesn’t mind people having fun. Watch some comedies and play with your partner and children. Children can be a great source of laughter, so have a laugh with them. 

Do Something you Enjoy

We all deserve a little treat every now and again. Life doesn’t have to be all diets and going without. So every now and again, indulge in that cake, or enjoy that Delta 8 Vape. Take your family out for the day and go on holiday. Play games with the family and go on road trips. There are so many ways you can break from the norm and make like a little more interesting and enjoyable. All you have to do is find something you enjoy and do it.

About the author

Petra Monaco is an artist, author, and professional problem solver for creatives, rebels, and multi-passionates.

She is here to help you remove frustration from your life and achieve your creative dreams with more ease and confidence.