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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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Are you talking yourself out of joy? Here’s how to stop

Why do we talk ourselves out of things that would bring us joy? In this post, find out where those little voices of doubt come from, and how overcome them to find more joy.

Can you still find joy when it feels like the world is ending?

How do we manage the anxiety and stress of a deluge of distressing headlines? Here are five ways to find joy amid a difficult news cycle, and why it matters even when times are hard.

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9 ways to make any home feel like a summer home

It's summertime, and the living is easy. At least it can feel that way, with these 9 simple tricks for giving any home the laid-back vibe of a summer house.

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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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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.