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Yearly Happiness Statistics – 2014

Yearly Happiness Statistics – 2014

Hi there, and welcome to my first yearly happiness statistics post of 2014! I will try to highlight my entire year of happiness data in one single post. If it sounds hard, then that’s probably probably because it’s true. Summarising an entire year of happiness tracking data is challenging. There’s definitely value to be found in this yearly recap, though. 2014 was an amazing year for me, and I want to use this post to highlight parts of my data. What am I…

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Fox Glacier Skydive – Good day – June 12th, 2014

Fox Glacier Skydive – Good day – June 12th, 2014

Welcome to another great example of a good day. June, 2014, was a crazy month filled with ups and downs. This is perfectly visible in the Monthly Happiness Report. I was on a road trip across the South Island of new Zealand, and got hit by a nasty disease right at the start. I luckily got back on my feet, right on time, as I was going to skydive above the Fox Glacier! It’s the highest skydive on the southern hemisphere at 18.000…

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Sick On Holiday – Bad day – June 7th, 2014

Sick On Holiday – Bad day – June 7th, 2014

Welcome to another perfect example of a bad day. Or should I say multiple bad days? I want to explain in this post how I got sick on holiday, and what it did to my happiness. Let’s dive straight into the data that I tracked! The data Below is the data that I entered in my personal happiness tracking journal. This is how I rated my happiness on this day. As you can see, I was absolutely miserable during this sick streak….

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South Island Road Trip – Monthly Happiness Report – June, 2014

South Island Road Trip – Monthly Happiness Report – June, 2014

Welcome to the Monthly Happiness Report of June, 2014! During this month, I finally got to say bye-bye to my slightly depressing internship and say hello to a great South Island road trip. It was a proper ending to a fantastic period in New Zealand. After the South Island road trip, I took a flight back to the Netherlands in order to finish up my Bachelor’s degree in Civil Engineering. In this post, I want to show you how my happiness ratings were effected…

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Tongariro Alpine Crossing – Monthly Happiness Report – May, 2014

Tongariro Alpine Crossing – Monthly Happiness Report – May, 2014

We are already into May! I’m slowly catching up with these happiness reports! In May, the weather continued to get less tropical, which unfortunately interfered with some weekend trips. However, we luckily managed to squeeze in a weekend doing the Tongariro Alpine Crossing! This was easily the highlight of the month, and it’s what I want to share with you.   My average happiness rating in May, 2014 was a 7,90. This is almost identical to last month’s happiness. Despite…

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McLaren Falls Park and Coromandel – Monthly Happiness Report – April, 2014

McLaren Falls Park and Coromandel – Monthly Happiness Report – April, 2014

Welcome to yet another monthly happiness report: April, 2014! This month, I continued traveling through New Zealand while seeing amazing places. I was lucky enough to visit the spectacular Coromandel peninsula and went on another camping trip to McLaren Falls park. I continued to track my happiness in a little journal, and that’s what I want to share with you again.   My average happiness rating in March, 2014 was a solid 7,91.  It’s a little lower than last month’s happiness, but…

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Friends Make You Happy – Monthly Happiness Report – March, 2014

Friends Make You Happy – Monthly Happiness Report – March, 2014

Welcome to March, 2014! This is already the fourth post in this series. During this month, I found out that friends make you happy. As much as I am an introvert, being around kind and fun people had a great influence on my happiness. And I made sure I was tracking all that happiness in my journal.   My average happiness rating in March, 2014 was a solid 8,20. This is my highest monthly average so far within this series. The previous month’s happiness report…

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The Travel Bug And Fluctuating Happiness – Monthly Happiness Report – February, 2014

The Travel Bug And Fluctuating Happiness – Monthly Happiness Report – February, 2014

Welcome to my third monthly happiness report! As you may have read in the previous post in this series, I was living in New Zealand at this time in my life. I think it was this month where I finally got bitten by the travel bug. Very exciting times. Last month ended with a string of very, very good days. In February, I was hoping to continue those amazing days. Mainly by traveling as much as possible. Unfortunately, I also started my…

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Traveling, relationship and happiness – Monthly Happiness Report – January, 2014

Traveling, relationship and happiness – Monthly Happiness Report – January, 2014

Welcome to my second monthly happiness report! This is where one of the most interesting and best periods of my life started. At the end of January, 2014, I hopped on a plane and travelled to New Zealand! I was moving to Auckland for a period of 5 months, in order to intern at a company and simultaneously finish my Bachelors degree. I initially bought my journal specifically for this period. I want to show you how this effected my…

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