By Colleen, age 12
Did you know that mimicking a smile can actually make you happier? According to Psychology Today, the logic is that when you use the muscles you use when you’re happy your brain thinks you are actually happy.
I have always used the ” positive attitude ” mantra, but I never knew it actually is a thing! I really need to start employing this strategy during class lectures!
Soccer this week was fun though our game ended in a tie. And softball has been fun too. Our coach has been hitting us tennis balls because they’re harder to catch than softballs.