Joyful : the surprising power of ordinary things to create extraordinary happiness / Ingrid Fetell Lee.
Published: 2018
Designer Ingrid Fetell Lee explains how to cultivate a happier, healthier life by making small changes to your surroundings.Have you ever wondered why we stop to watch the orange glow that arrives before sunset, or why we flock to see cherry blossoms bloom in spring? Is there a reason that people -- regardless of gender, age, culture, or ethnicity -- are mesmerized by baby animals, and can't help but smile when they see a burst…

On our shelves in New Adult Non-Fiction.

Joyful: The Surprising Power of Ordinary Things to Create Extraordinary Happiness

Written by Ingrid Fetell Lee, this is interior design from an artist’s point of view. An artist who has paid attention to what details universally bring joy into a person’s life. She has chapters on color, light, texture and more with amazing real life examples. Small changes can have dramatic results on the environment you live and work in.

Chapters include:

  1. Energy
  2. Abundance
  3. Freedom
  4. Harmony
  5. Play
  6. Surprise
  7. Transcendence
  8. Magic
  9. Celebration
  10. Renewal

The author also gave a Ted talk: "Where joy hides and how to find it"