As parents, we know the little things that make our children happy. Serving them their favorite after-school snack or reading them an extra book before bedtime are just a few ways to put a smile on their little faces. But how do we make happiness their standard emotion, and, more importantly, how do we help them carry it into their teen and adult years when life starts to get a little tougher?
The solution may be easier than we think. Happify, a site dedicated to emotional improvement, recently released the keys to raising happy kids. All of its suggestions have been scientifically shown to increase children's moods and well-being. Though there are many lessons to take away from the site, we've rounded up the five guaranteed ways to keep a smile on your little one's face.