Skipping a grade in elementary school gave me a huge burst of confidence. That is, until I was forced to navigate locker rooms among very developed thirteen-year-olds while I was still very much eleven.
You know a month has a good deal to recommend it when William Wordsworth has serenaded it in verse. “Departing summer hath assumed, an aspect tenderly illumed, the gentlest look of spring” the great Romantic
You already do a lot of things that researchers recommend for increased happiness. You just don't realize it. And that's the problem. If you did them more consistently those joyful times would be so much