Buzz·Posted on 22 Dec 201621 Little Everyday Changes To Make Your 2017 Even BetterSmall changes that'll make a big difference.by Jemima SkelleyBuzzFeed ContributorFacebookPinterestTwitterMailLink We asked BuzzFeed Community what tiny changes they've made that made their life a little better. Here are some of the best answers: 1. Find a "third space" that makes you happy. Instagram: @bookbaristas / Via instagram.com "We need more than just work and home. It's nice to have extra places (coffee shop, gym, nice park, library) when you leave work but don't necessarily want to hang at home. Plus, if you make yourself a regular at certain places, you'll usually bump into the same people. It's a great feeling to have a friendly face recognise you." – Annalyse Cordon, Facebook 2. Take 15 minutes each night to make your mornings easier. Instagram: @heytheresam / Via instagram.com "Prep coffee. Pack your lunch. Pick out your clothes. You've heard it all before but you've heard it all before for a reason. It works!" – Ashe Harris, Facebook 3. Spread the love. Instagram: @ladyjayneltd / Via instagram.com "Do something nice for someone you care about. Then they feel good, you get to know that you made them feel good, and overall your friendships will be super fun and fulfilling." – lilyc46e7f0c64 4. Change your sheets. Instagram: @crispsheets / Via instagram.com "Put clean bed sheets on every Sunday. It helps me feel fresh for the week ahead." – blairenp 5. Make a vision board. Instagram: @therunawaykiwi / Via instagram.com "It sounds kinda naff, but fill it with images that inspire you. Beautiful things, places you're planning to travel to, things like that." – Dean Nye 6. Make time every day to do something to make you smile. Instagram: @neslihanncansu / Via instagram.com "I love knitting, and not only does it make me happy, it helps to relax and rejuvenate my mind so I can accomplish everything I want to during the day." – Carolyn Balparda, Facebook 7. Spend time in the mornings setting yourself up for the day. Instagram: @janine_ks / Via instagram.com "I really got into makeup this year and started switching up my regular routine. The me time in the morning is really special. I sit in my bed facing the window, listen to a podcast, and spend some quiet time with myself." – Taylor Stuck, Facebook 8. Embrace loose-leaf tea. Instagram: @t2tea / Via instagram.com "It sounds silly, but I love taking the time to measure out the tea, boil the water, steep it in the tea pot, and drink it. It's a nice 20 minutes that I have for myself to clear my mind and enjoy a quiet moment in the morning. Plus it wakes my mind up so I'm alert when I get in the car and go to work." – Elise Haverstick, Facebook 9. Allocate yourself guilt-free days off to just do nothing. Instagram: @ellenextdoor / Via instagram.com "I have found that if I am dreading something, I am either too tired to do it or I'm unprepared. So taking time to rest or finish is more effective than 'powering through'. I end up feeling better and being more effective at the same time, so win-win." – Wynne Hurly Reed, Facebook 10. Celebrate your wins. Instagram: @hausofhooray / Via instagram.com "Try to remember accomplishments because being depressed makes you feel like you can't do anything." – Nali Mikely, Facebook 11. Face your fears. Instagram: @iactstupidtoo / Via instagram.com "I started facing my fears this year because I was forced into a situation where I had to be really assertive and confrontational. And it wasn't so bad. So I decided to face them all: I started doing boxing, going to the shooting range, saying no, public speaking. I’m excited for this year!" – claudiaa4f243b4b9 12. Love yourself. Instagram: @meghan.jeanette / Via instagram.com "I take a dry-erase marker and write something I like about myself on my bedroom mirror which I look at every day. I erase and start over on Mondays." – francisc4aceec3dc 13. Put pen to paper. Instagram: @peachystudy / Via instagram.com "I took up bullet journalling in June of this year, and it has seriously improved my personal productivity. I’m a very visual person, and the satisfaction of a physical list I can cross my to-dos off of is unparalleled. That satisfaction really motivates me to get things done." – laurab132You can find out more about how to keep a bullet journal here. 14. Exercise in the morning. Instagram: @chris_kaneko / Via instagram.com "I used to go to the gym in the evenings after work, and it was so easy to cancel because I was tired. Now I wake up an hour earlier and get it done before starting my day, and I don't have to think about it. I've never regretted getting up early to work out. Even if I just take time to go for a short walk, it really improves the rest of my day." – Jemima Skelley 15. Keep a list of things that make you happy. Instagram: @ smooth_lettering / Via instagram.com "I keep a list of little things like comments, good experiences, and conversations that have made me happy in the notes on my phone. Whenever I’m feeling kind of sad or just cranky, I look through the list. It always makes me smile and remember why I have so much to be grateful for." –lilyc46e7f0c64 16. Enjoy the sun. Instagram: @alexgeorgeou / Via instagram.com "I think the easiest way to make my life better is simply by having a cup of coffee near sunlight. Whether it’s sitting in my living room with the sun shining through the window or sitting on the porch, or even on a bench with a takeaway coffee. It’s the little things." – emmar4a03735a5 17. Go to therapy. Instagram: @powertopriya / Via instagram.com "Go to therapy once a week. Even if everything is going okay that week, it still is good to talk and be able to deal with all my mini frustrations, and it makes opening up about the big stuff easier." – nicolescoutg 18. Craft yourself a to-do list. Instagram: @c_catch / Via instagram.com "For recurring tasks that have to be done daily/weekly/monthly, I design a cute checklist on Canva that matches my office decor and laminate it so that I can check items off with a dry-erase marker rather than having an ugly whiteboard up!" – addeyt 19. Don't let your phone wake you up. Instagram: @beeeper / Via instagram.com "Put your phone on Do Not Disturb every night before you fall asleep so you aren't woken by notifications." – Michelle Rennex 20. Have a day off social media every now and then. Instagram: @sdecastr / Via instagram.com "Log off, and spend the whole day away from your phone or computer." – Lane Sainty 21. Make your bed. Instagram: @annevanharten / Via instagram.com "Make your bed in the morning! It doesn’t have to be perfect but take ten seconds to straighten and pull up the covers and it makes crawling into bed at the end of the day so much more satisfying!" – katieh4ed087c56 Want to be featured on BuzzFeed? Follow the BuzzFeed Community on Facebook and Twitter!