Glad To Be Dan


Discover how mindfulness helps Dan to be happy every day.




The power in this story is its simplicity. The anxieties my 8 year old feels can overwhelm him at times, then he remembers the simple techniques from this story and he calms. The jar concept is genius, taking the story off the page into the child’s life to enable them to instantly relate to the mindfulness principles.



Dan doesn’t feel very happy. In fact he’s feeling sad. His mum’s on hand to help him out But can she help Dan feel glad? Dan is having a bad week. He’s feeling sad, anxious and worried. His mum has some great ideas to help him feel glad to be Dan again. But will they work? This delightful and charming story includes mindful exercises to help young children learn how to cope with different emotions.