Introduction Gross National Happiness (GNH) is a living example of a development alternative, a unique voice against the backdrop of a GDP-centric, climate negative and globalised world. Upheld as holistic development with values, its moral concept, conceptual framework and index of measurement offer an innovative path for conceptualising, shaping and measuring well-being, and expanding the boundaries of development beyond the mainstream. Our local Mrs Earth contestants came in to update us on their progress and showed us their crowns.
The News Agency of Nigeria (NAN) reports that the ranking which was released on Monday, by the Sustainable Development Solutions Network (SDSN) as part of the UN World Happiness Day - March 20, assessed 155 countries by their happiness levels.
We also decided that we should create our own beer- CQ gave us some name suggestions. We chat to Kevin and Janetta from Travel Guides and find out how a call to the Iceland post office went! We are loving a 'HONY' post where a lady reveals how her 92 year old husband behaves!
Married at First Sight is getting nasty and we discuss why Gympie is becoming famous for being stuck in the 80's!
Pinky thinks we should all swim in the MS Swimathon next year and tells us why. We talked about the dangers of buying a guinea pig for the kids, find out how you've been an embaressing parent, why the Rockhampton clock doesn't tell the time, wasps in coffee, child care workers, daylight savings trial and we honoured David Bowie one year from when we lost him.
Song(s) 15: A Song That Best Describes You I had to ask my special friends for help with this one.