For years I've toyed with this question: are you happy? Am I happy? The general answer has always been yes. I'm healthy. I have a beautiful poodle and a man who loves me. My family has always been kind and supportive of the things I want to achieve. So yes, I'm happy.
I know that every day, every job or every experience is not going to add up to a happy life. But sometimes I take those things personally. If I'm in an unhappy situation in my life, I want to deal with it, get out and then figure out how to grow from it.
I found this graphic a while back on Pinterest and recently found myself referring back to it: