Skip To Content

    24 Things That'll Help You Stay Positive When You're Having A Shitty Week

    With these, your glass will forever be half full!

    ZoΓ« Burnett / BuzzFeed

    We hope you love the products we recommend! Just so you know, BuzzFeed may collect a share of sales from the links on this page.

    1. A sterling silver and gold-dipped necklace to help you ward off any negative Nellies who are trying to steer you offtrack from your new positive outlook on life.

    Get it from Amazon for $19.

    2. A journal that guides you through making lists of happiness and positivity.

    Promising Review: "I've done four lists so far and love it already! I usually start my week looking at the next list and starting to think of ideas. I am more mindful throughout the week and usually finish the list the next weekend. I think this has made me more positive and mindful; I am so glad I got this book! It also has a very cute design and looks great on my desk!" β€”Karen

    Get it from Amazon for $12.

    3. A T-shirt, because you are not here for any of Satan's nonsense β€” none of it!

    Get it from Amazon for $8+. (Available in black or gray and in sizes S-3XL.)

    4. A yoga mat so even when you're sweating and exhausted, you can remember what you're working for.

    Get it from Bloomingdale's for $32 or from Amazon for $32.

    5. A lovely book to remind you of all the battles women have fought to help all of us move forward.

    Promising Review: "This book has 13 women that persisted beyond what society expected of them. It's a quick read, and it will make you want to learn more about these women. I had never heard of Claudette Colvin and now I want to know more. The message is simple. Girls, you can do whatever you want to do with your life. You don't have to take no for an answer. I love this book and will recommend it to all! I wish that more books today sent as positive a message as this one." β€”L.W.

    Get it from Amazon for $11+. (Available for Kindle and in hardcover.)

    6. A charming print for that daily motivation to go out into the world and live your best life.

    Get it from BuzzFeed's Fuck Shit Shop for $15.

    7. A mantra bracelet so that in those moments when you forget how great you are, you can just look down at your wrist.

    Get it from Amazon for $11.

    8. A book you can use to document all the positive things you experience.

    Promising Review: "I fell in love with this book right away. The more I flipped through the pages, the more in awe I became. Whoever put this book together must have put a lot of thought into it. You can record just about every positive thought or action and even years from now, be able to look through it and reminisce about those positive memories. I love it! This is a great concept for sure. This journal is a journey! I'm thrilled to have found it!" β€”Lynched

    Get it from Amazon for $10.

    9. A pair of athletic socks so you don't forgot that you're more than capable of making it through that marathon β€” or just the day.

    Promising Review: "Bought these for a friend who has cancer and was going into the hospital. I thought she'd like looking down at her feet and seeing something motivational." β€”Allison S.

    Get them from Amazon for $10. (Available in a variety of slogans and colors.)

    10. An adorable mug that takes a positive spin on even your most stressful situations.

    Get it from Typo by Cotton On for $3.

    11. A T-shirt you can wear and use as a way to motivate all the people you come across.

    Get it from Forever 21 for $9. (Available in S-M.)

    12. A nameplate for a constant reminder of how incredibly talented you are.

    Get it from BuzzFeed's Fuck Shit Shop for $29.

    13. A piece of wall decor, because why shouldn't you decorate your home with little notes of how your day will go?

    Get it from T.J.Maxx for $10.

    14. A dainty little ring that carries a very powerful message.

    Promising Review: "I bought this for a my sister-in-law whose husband has cancer. She loves it! I already had this ring and have not taken it off since I received it. I've had mine almost a year." β€”loug

    Get it from Emily Jane Designs on Etsy for $22. (Available in a variety of engravings and finishes.)

    15. A candle so your home smells good; it can serve as a memento of your magical-ness.

    Get it from Typo by Cotton On for $10.

    16. A colorful pencil to write down all your great ideas β€” and then you can put it down, flip it, and reverse it.

    Get it from Could You Please on Etsy for $2+.

    17. A paper pad, because sometimes things are truly fuckin' terrible β€” but this may make you least a bit.

    Promising Review: "Perfect for my daughter who is working her butt off. Took one sheet and framed it in my office too!!" β€”Amazon Customer

    Get it from Amazon for $5.

    18. A very scientific mug so you always have data supporting your positivity.

    Get it from YouNique Designs Store on Etsy for $15.

    19. A fun magnet with your daily to-do list.

    Get it from Typo by Cotton On for $5.

    20. A makeup pouch for anyone wondering if your positivity only affects your outside beauty.

    Get it from Pamela Barsky Shop on Etsy for $17.

    21. A set of stationery cards in case anyone in your inner circle needs a little positivity.

    Get the set of 10 from Paper Source for $13.

    22. A pair of sterling silver earrings for all those days when you need to have a hint of how you should take advantage of the day ahead.

    Get it from Heart Core Design on Etsy for $17.

    23. A silver-plated necklace, because sometimes you just need to remember to hang in there.

    Get it from Amazon for $10. (Also available in gold.)

    24. And a happiness planner so you can plan out all the happiness your positivity is going to give you.

    Promising Review: "This is a lovely planner that doesn't have to be used daily so there is no stress. It has empowering quotes and reminders to be positive. All our journeys are different and this is sure to enlighten anyone! Please get one for yourself and a friend!" β€”Lotusdreamer

    Get it from Anthropologie for $30. (Available in a variety of colors.)

    IRL footage of the new, positive you!

    Pixar Animation Studios

    The reviews for this post have been edited for length and clarity.

    Need A Shopping Buddy?

    Get great products - from pros in the fine art of buying stuff online - delivered to your inbox!
    Newsletter signup form