Colorful clothes and home decor

They say money can’t buy you happiness. But money can buy you something that will at least make you feel momentarily happier, which is worth something, right? With so much on our minds right now, our emotions are a little out of whack. Even as we transition into cooler temperatures while trying to stay at home and socially distanced, it’s important to find ways to remind ourselves of everything that’s good.



a person wearing a dress: ModCloth x Collectif Good Golly A-Line Skirt


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ModCloth x Collectif Good Golly A-Line Skirt



a close up of a stuffed animal: Gund Pusheen Snackables Cat Plush Stuffed Animal


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Gund Pusheen Snackables Cat Plush Stuffed Animal

If you’re looking for a little bit of joy, we think the items below just might do the trick. Get ready to smile!



a close up of a mirror: Heartbeat Makeup Vanity Mirror


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Heartbeat Makeup Vanity Mirror

Forever Together Photo Coasters (starting at $65; uncommongoods.com)

Immediately dive back into your most precious memories every time you take a drink with these photo coasters, complete with customizable captions.

Dr. Martens 1461 Floral Oxford Shoes ($129.95; zappos.com)

These Doc Martens are called Wanderlust for a reason. This ’90s print will instantly transport you to a floral paradise of your dreams.

Nordic Ware Smiley Face Pancake Pan ($34.42; amazon.com)

It’s hard to argue with a smiley face pancake.

ModCloth x Collectif Good Golly A-Line Skirt ($59.99, originally $69; modcloth.com)



a cake sitting on top of a table: Kingwork Aigoceer Essential Oil Diffuser


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Kingwork Aigoceer Essential Oil Diffuser

How can a bright yellow, polka-dot A-line skirt not cheer you up? Pair this with your favorite accessories and you’ll literally be sunshine on a cloudy day.

FunkyMonkey Double Buckle Comfort Slides (starting at $14.99; amazon.com)



a bowl of fruit: Elwood the Unicorn Cereal Bowl


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Elwood the Unicorn Cereal Bowl

These are the quintessential warm-weather slides, but the colors light up even the brightest summer day. For less than $20, reviewers love them for their supreme comfort and versatility.



a close up of a necklace: Fruit Salad Statement Necklace


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Fruit Salad Statement Necklace

Eyeglasses Holder ($18; uncommongoods.com)

The face of this beautiful eyeglass holder was made by HSSS, a nonprofit in India that supports underprivileged artisans. Now you’re helping a great cause and not desperately searching for your glasses.

Smoko Heated Slipper ($35; urbanoutfitters.com)

Got cold feet about your upcoming big day? Literally heat them up with these cute and cozy heated slippers. They’re even available as narwhals on Amazon.

Gund Pusheen Snackables Cat Plush Stuffed Animal ($4.30, originally $25; amazon.com)



a plate topped with different types of chocolate: Nordic Ware Smiley Face Pancake Pan


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Nordic Ware Smiley Face Pancake Pan

How can you not smile when you’re cuddled up next to this adorable stuffed animal? This plush tabby cat was made to be hugged on the worst of days.

1901 Leaf Print Short-Sleeve Button-Down Shirt ($29.75, originally $59.50; nordstrom.com)

Having a bad day? Wearing this shirt will have you daydreaming of chilling out on a tropical island.

Click and Grow Smart Garden 3 Indoor Herb Garden ($99.95; amazon.com)

Feel the pride of bringing new plant life into the world and watch your (edible) greenery grow with this indoor herb garden.



a bunch of items that are posing for a photo: Forever Together Photo Coasters


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Forever Together Photo Coasters

Kingwork Aigoceer Essential Oil Diffuser ($31.99; amazon.com)



a cup of coffee: Happy Bangle Cuff Bracelet


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Happy Bangle Cuff Bracelet

Don’t underestimate the power of a mood-uplifting scent. Combine your

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