In her book Open When (inspired by the trend of “open when” letters sweeping the nation), Karen Salmansohn has created a bound collection of 12 notes for readers to flip open whenever they need a pep talk regarding a particular issue in their lives. With categories like “Open when you need a laugh,” “Open when you’re feeling stressed out,” and “Open when you need courage,” these happiness-boosters invite you to literally open letters of encouragement, wit, and wisdom whenever you need a boost. Here, Karen has shared four original “letters” that aren’t featured in the book. Lift the flap and get inspired.
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Open when you feel someone’s not on “Team You.”
Open when dealing with a crazy-maker.
Open when you’re over-thinking someone who was under-loving.
Open when you’ve had a tough break up.
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