Sometimes all it takes is a change in mindset — no matter how small — to turn a crappy day into a good one. To help you shift into a happier gear, we’ve rounded up five things from around the web that inspire and delight us, and we hope they’ll do the same for you.

This week, in the spirit of October, we've rounded up five of the most amazing pumpking carvings we've ever seen. We share our favorite happiness-boosters each week, so be sure to check back — and share your own in the comments below!

1. This happy-go-lucky fish

2. This pumpkin with no sense of public decorum

3. This biodegradable lampshade

4. This cozy forest cottage

5. This Starry (Pumpkinny) Night

Photo: Maniac Pumpkin Carvers via Hungeree

What's making you happy this week? Share in the comments below!


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