“When a new day begins, dare to Smile gratefully!” Steve Maraboli


Today is World Gratitude Day! A wonderful event celebrated around the globe, that reminds us just how lucky we are to have those special people, places, and memories that make us happy! 

This morning we checked in with the Smiley team to see just what kind of things they are grateful for today!



Read their heartwarming tales of gratitude below… 

Ronnie, Community Manager

“I’m grateful for my wife looking after our baby son this morning so I got a little lay in before work! I’m feeling rested, motivated, and ready to hit the ground running!”

Rak, Brand Designer

“Waking up early and enjoying a lovely sunlit stroll into work, it gave me plenty of time to prepare myself for the day ahead mentally and even added some points on my fitness app!”

Q, Graphic Designer

“I’m grateful that payday is approaching! I have my eye on some cool new trainers that I’ve been itching to buy!”



Sofia, Marketing Assistant

“I’m happy to be working here in London, it’s a beautiful city and a big change from back home in Argentina. I even managed to pick up tickets for a local gig my favourite band is playing soon!”

Karina, Category Assistant

“Today I’m thankful for my family. We caught up yesterday for a games night and I haven’t stopped smiling since!“

Cliodhna, Digital Manager

“I’m grateful for the wonderful new Cafe that’s opened up next to Smiley HQ! I can still taste the lovely flat white and bercher muesli that’s set me up for the day!”

Sandra, Studio Manager

“I’m happy that I got to meet Domhnall Gleeson and Andy Serkis at the Goodbye Christopher Robin premiere yesterday!  I’m also grateful we are nearing the end of the week, as I have a big weekend planned!


So that’s what some of the happy people at Smiley HQ are grateful for today, but how about you? Take some time to unwind and take stock of all the little things that brighten your day, we promise you will feel happier in no time!