Come on, Come on... Get Happy! Are you happy where you live? If not, perhaps it's time to consider a move! CNBC just posted the happiest states on earth (and sadly, the list doesn't come with mouse ears). Here's how the Top 10 Happiest States rank in overall quality of life:
1. Hawaii - The Aloha State is one of the most environmentally conscious and healthy too.
2. Vermont - The Green Mountain State is healthy, happy and sappy with maple syrup.
3. Minnesota - The North Star State houses some the nicest people in the nation.
4. Nebraska - The Corn Field State provides stress-free living and a low crime rate.
5. Maine - The Pine Tree State is the safest place to live in the nation, and healthy too.
6. North Dakota - The Peace Garden State has a strong economy and good air/water quality.
7. South Dakota - The Mount Rushmore State offers a clean environment, booming business and low crime.
8. Oregon - The Beaver State offers world class beauty, best air quality and the healthiest Americans too.
9. New Hampshire - The Granite State is one of the healthiest places to live, and low crime.
10. Washington - The Evergreen State offers lots of attractions, pristine environment and low crime.
Come on, come on... Get Happy! - Melinda Peterson