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Hi, I’m Ingrid Fetell Lee. A designer and author, I founded the Aesthetics of Joy to help you create more joy in life and work through design.

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3 Things I’ve Learned About Joy From a Baby

Parenting can be joyful, but perhaps more interesting is what watching a baby discover the world teaches us about our joy as adults. Here are three lessons babies can teach us about how to find more joy every day.

5 Questions to Deepen Your Joy

Joy may be simple, but it's far from simplistic. In this post, find five questions to help you access the deeper side of joy, and explore its connection to your most formative memories, essential values, and highest purpose.

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What your space says about your mindset

With the start of the new year, it’s a good time to check in. How’s your space feeling these days? The state of our homes can tell us a lot about the state of our lives — and our joy.

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The Joyspotter’s Guide is a free resource that shares my favorite tips for finding more joy, everywhere you go!

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“This book has the power to change everything! Writing with depth, wit, and insight, Ingrid Fetell Lee shares all you need to know in order to create external environments that give rise to inner joy.”

- Susan Cain, Author of Quiet and Founder of Quiet Revolution

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Free Resource

Find more joy every day

The Joyspotter’s Guide is a free resource that shares my favorite tips for finding more joy, everywhere you go!

You'll also receive periodic updates on new things from The Aesthetics of Joy. We respect your privacy. Unsubscribe at any time.