Did you know that today is an International Day of Happiness? I am not making this up. On June 28, 2012, the United Nations General Assembly passed Assembly Resolution A/RES/66/281, which states, in part:
The General Assembly, conscious that the pursuit of happiness is a fundamental human goal, recognizing also the need for a more inclusive, equitable and balanced approach to economic growth that promotes sustainable development, poverty eradication, happiness and the well-being of all peoples, decides to proclaim March 20 the International Day of Happiness.
Pharrell Williams is the UN’s official sponsor of the day (shocker) and on their website, they’ve asked for us to submit content to celebrate. It’s not too late to make a plan to acknowledge and celebrate — to let everyone know that you place a premium on happiness, and want to help others get there. I’m with this.
And just cuz, here you go: