10 Ways to Feel Better After a Bad Day

You wake up and knock over the glass on your nightstand, fall down the stairs, and coincidently have no gas left in your car to get to work. Bad days are sometimes inevitable, but luckily, there are numerous things you could do to turn your bad day into a good day. That’s why I’ve compiled a researched list of 10 ways to feel better after a bad day. Enjoy, and thanks for reading!

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Storytime: Tattletale

I got ten out of ten on my math test last week. Dad promised if I got perfect, he’d buy me a stuffed animal. So I named her Angel, and she came with me everywhere.

Mrs. Spehar taught us about letters today. I filled a whole sheet of paper with the word “dirb” until my teacher told me it’s spelled “bird.” I also learned how to write my name, Michelle with a big M.

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Storytime: The Sunflower Girl

It’s the third week of grade one. I know three people: my brother, Aaron, his friend, Allie, and my neighbor, David. But I only ever saw them on the bus because the grade fours aren’t allowed to play with the grade ones at recess.

I sit on the cold leathery seat behind the bus lady. The window beside me jabs my shoulder every time the lady turns the wheel, but I don’t mind. I watch the bus’s shadow outside paint the light gray road to charcoal as we drive to my school. The playground sits in between my school, the big brown rectangle with a blue line across the top, and my school’s church, the big brown triangle with pretty windows.

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