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It takes more than pretty photos and a clever URL to make a successful blog. The following 50 bloggers set themselves apart by encouraging reader interaction and changing the health and wellness space for the better.
CONTEST WINNER: Casie Cook learned how to be happy thanks to the example of a wonderful teacher: her dad. He taught her happiness cannot be found; instead, each of us has to create it. Check out Casie's essay and let us know how you create happiness in the comments.
CONTEST FINALIST: Amanda Oaks found happiness in perhaps an unlikely place: a college classroom. Learning the tenants of Buddhism helped Amanda dismantle everything she thought she knew about happiness and embrace both her own self and the joy of the present moment. Check out Amanda's essay and stay tuned for the winning entry from our Contest Winner.
Have you ever wanted to see your writing on Greatist? We're launching our first ever writing contest. Read on for details and how to submit!

GUEST POST: Dani DiPirro knew she wasn't cut out for the 9-to-5 grind. But it took courage — and support from friends and family — to become the writer she'd always hoped to be.

Soothe sunburns with tea; make yogurt from coffee; curse to curb pain. The world is full of unexpected hacks, and here are Greatist’s top picks.

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CONTEST FINALIST: Amanda Oaks found happiness in perhaps an unlikely place: a college classroom. Learning the tenants of Buddhism helped Amanda dismantle everything she thought she knew about happiness and embrace both her own self and the joy of the present moment. Check out Amanda's essay and stay tuned for the winning entry from our Contest Winner.
CONTEST WINNER: Casie Cook learned how to be happy thanks to the example of a wonderful teacher: her dad. He taught her happiness cannot be found; instead, each of us has to create it. Check out Casie's essay and let us know how you create happiness in the comments.
It takes more than pretty photos and a clever URL to make a successful blog. The following 50 bloggers set themselves apart by encouraging reader interaction and changing the health and wellness space for the better.

Set aside a little “me” time and write in a journal to help reduce tension and boost self-confidence.

Soothe sunburns with tea; make yogurt from coffee; curse to curb pain. The world is full of unexpected hacks, and here are Greatist’s top picks.

GUEST POST: Dani DiPirro knew she wasn't cut out for the 9-to-5 grind. But it took courage — and support from friends and family — to become the writer she'd always hoped to be.

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