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Happier with Gretchen Rubin

Remember What It Was Like Being A Teenager?

It's another Very Special Episode! And for number 30, Gretchen Rubin and Elizabeth Craft interview a very special guest, Eliza Rubin. Yep, Gretchen's 16 year old daughter (and Elizabeth's niece) is on the podcast to talk about being a teen in 2015. Her Try This at Home is to give yourself a mission when you have free time. They also discuss Snapchat politics, and Eliza's anxiety about Junior year and applying to college. Plus, Eliza shares her Demerit and Gold Star. 

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This episode was sponsored by Smith and Noble. Go to for 20% off your window treatments, and a free in home consultation.

The episode was also sponsored by Casper. Get $50 toward any mattress purchase by visiting and using the promo code HAPPIER. 

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